Definitions for venousˈvi nəs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word venous
of or contained in or performing the function of the veins
"venous inflammation"; "venous blood as contrasted with arterial blood"; "venous circulation"
Of or pertaining to veins.
Her venous circulation was poor, leading to varicose veins.
It was a sample of venous tissue.
Having numerous veins.
The tree has highly serrated and venous leaves.
Origin: Variant of venose, from venosus.
of or pertaining to a vein or veins; as, the venous circulation of the blood
contained in the veins, or having the same qualities as if contained in the veins, that is, having a dark bluish color and containing an insufficient amount of oxygen so as no longer to be fit for oxygenating the tissues; -- said of the blood, and opposed to arterial
marked with veins; veined; as, a venous leaf
Origin: [L. venosus, from vena a vein. See Vein.]
Translations for venous
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for venous »
Find a translation for the venous definition in other languages:
Select another language: