spider vein

noun

Definition of spider vein

: a telangiectasia (as of the legs or face) often appearing as a central area with outward radiations resembling the legs of a spider

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Recent Examples on the Web Additional services include anti-aging therapies such as Botox and Juvederm, laser hair removal and spider vein treatment. cleveland, "Several Avon merchants plan to hold annual antique festival: Short Takes on Avon, Avon Lake and North Ridgeville," 6 June 2020 For example, body lotion tends to address concerns like firming, cellulite, or spider veins, according to cosmetic chemist Ginger King. Emma Sarran Webster, Allure, "Why You Shouldn’t Use Body Moisturizer on Your Face, According to Experts," 27 Oct. 2019 The pro also recommends using a gradual self-tanner a few weeks before the big reveal to camouflage discoloration or spider veins. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "The Ultimate Guide to Prepping Your Legs for Spring," 16 Mar. 2019 The pro also recommends using a gradual self-tanner a few weeks before the big reveal to camouflage discoloration or spider veins. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "The Ultimate Guide to Prepping Your Legs for Spring," 16 Mar. 2019 The pro also recommends using a gradual self-tanner a few weeks before the big reveal to camouflage discoloration or spider veins. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "The Ultimate Guide to Prepping Your Legs for Spring," 16 Mar. 2019 The pro also recommends using a gradual self-tanner a few weeks before the big reveal to camouflage discoloration or spider veins. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "The Ultimate Guide to Prepping Your Legs for Spring," 16 Mar. 2019 The pro also recommends using a gradual self-tanner a few weeks before the big reveal to camouflage discoloration or spider veins. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "The Ultimate Guide to Prepping Your Legs for Spring," 16 Mar. 2019 The pro also recommends using a gradual self-tanner a few weeks before the big reveal to camouflage discoloration or spider veins. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "The Ultimate Guide to Prepping Your Legs for Spring," 16 Mar. 2019

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First Known Use of spider vein

1976, in the meaning defined above

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“Spider vein.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spider%20vein. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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spider vein

noun

Medical Definition of spider vein

: a telangiectasia (as on the legs or face) often appearing as a central area with outward radiations resembling the legs of a spider

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