venipuncture[ven′ə puŋk′c̸hər, vē′nə-]
venipuncture definition by Webster's New World
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Med. the puncture of a vein, as with a hypodermic needle
Origin: ; from Classical Latin vena, vein plush puncture
venipuncture definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Puncture of a vein, as for drawing blood, intravenous feeding, or administration of medicine.
venipuncture - Medical Definition
Puncture of a vein, as for drawing blood, intravenous feeding, or the administration of medicine.