Saphena



noun
1.
saphenous vein.
noun (pl) -nae (-niː)
1.
(anatomy) either of two large superficial veins of the legs

saphena sa·phe·na (sə-fē’nə)
n. pl. sa·phe·nae (-nē’)
Either of two main superficial veins of the leg, one larger than the other, that begin at the foot.
sa·phe’nous adj.

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