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English definition of “varicose vein”

varicose vein

noun [C usually plural] uk   /ˌvær.ɪ.kəʊsˈveɪn/ us    /ˌver.ɪ.koʊs-/
a swollen and often painful vein, especially in the legs: Pregnant women often get varicose veins.
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