vena vorticosa

noun
vena vor·​ti·​co·​sa | \ -ˌvȯrt-ə-ˈkō-sə How to pronounce vena vorticosa (audio) \
plural venae vorticosae\ -​(ˌ)sē How to pronounce venae vorticosae (audio) \

Medical Definition of vena vorticosa

: any of the veins of the outer layer of the choroid of the eye

called also vorticose vein

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“Vena vorticosa.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/venae%20vorticosae. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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