phlebology

noun
phle·​bol·​o·​gy | \ fli-ˈbä-lə-jē How to pronounce phlebology (audio) \

Definition of phlebology

: a branch of medicine concerned with the veins

Other Words from phlebology

phlebologist \ fli-​ˈbä-​lə-​jist How to pronounce phlebology (audio) \ noun, plural phlebologists
… a phlebologist and medical director of the Vein Clinics of America in Kansas City, said his center could treat small and large varicose veins nonsurgically on an outpatient basis. — James A. Fussell

First Known Use of phlebology

circa 1839, in the meaning defined above

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“Phlebology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phlebology. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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phlebology

noun
phle·​bol·​o·​gy | \ fli-ˈbäl-ə-jē How to pronounce phlebology (audio) \
plural phlebologies

Medical Definition of phlebology

: a branch of medicine concerned with the veins

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