Definitions for varicose vein

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. varicose vein(noun)

    a vein that is permanently dilated; most common in the legs


  1. varicose vein(Noun)

    An abnormally swollen or dilated vein

  2. varicose vein(Noun)

    The medical condition of having such veins, especially in the legs

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. King Henry III of France:

    Old creature with a sore leg (reference to Elizabeth I- he was incorrectly told she limped because of a varicose vein)

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