What does venesection mean?

Definitions for venesectionˌvɛn əˈsɛk ʃən, ˌvi nə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. venesection, phlebotomy(noun)

    surgical incision into a vein; used to treat hemochromatosis


  1. venesection(Noun)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Venesection(noun)

    the act or operation of opening a vein for letting blood; bloodletting; phlebotomy

  2. Origin: [NL. venaesectio; L. vena vein + sectio section.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Venesection

    vē-nē-sek′shun, n. the section or cutting open of a vein for letting blood: blood-letting. [L. vena, a vein, sectio, cutting.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of venesection in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of venesection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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