varicosis

noun
var·​i·​co·​sis | \ ˌvar-ə-ˈkō-səs How to pronounce varicosis (audio) \
plural varicoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce varicoses (audio) \

Medical Definition of varicosis

: the condition of being varicose or of having varicose vessels

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