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varicose veinnoun [C usually plural]

uk   /ˌvær.ɪ.kəʊs ˈveɪn/ us   /ˌver.ə.koʊs ˈveɪn/
a swollen and often painful vein, especially in the legs: Pregnant women often get varicose veins.
(Definition of varicose vein from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指腿部的)静脉曲张…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指腿部的)靜脈曲張…
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