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venesection

noun ve·ne·sec·tion \ˈve-nə-ˌsek-shən, ˈvē-\

Definition of VENESECTION

Origin of VENESECTION

New Latin venae section-, venae sectio, literally, cutting of a vein
First Known Use: 1661

venesection

noun vene·sec·tion   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of VENESECTION

Variants of VENESECTION

vene·sec·tion also veni·sec·tion \ˈven-ə-ˌsek-shən, ˈvēn-\

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