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 History of this Word

"veno" is from "vena" (vein) spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.


In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.

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grammar is modifier

"veno-" is a type of prefix


A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "veins" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.

Examples of how the word is used

veno- illustration Since venography is an invasive technique, it is recommended only in specific situations.
veno- illustration The venipuncture procedure is complex, requiring both knowledge and skill to perform.