venipuncture

noun ve·ni·punc·ture \ ˈvē-nə-ˌpəŋ(k)-chər , ˈve- \

Definition of venipuncture

: surgical puncture of a vein especially for the withdrawal of blood or for intravenous medication

Origin and Etymology of venipuncture


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venipuncture

noun ve·ni·punc·ture
variants: also venepuncture play \ˈvēn-ə-ˌpəŋ(k)-chər, ˈven-ə-\

medical Definition of venipuncture

: surgical puncture of a vein especially for the withdrawal of blood or for administration of intravenous fluids or drugs

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