Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The branch of medicine that deals with veins and their diseases.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The study of veins and their diseases etc

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A branch of anatomy which treats of the veins.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. That branch of anatomy which treats of the veins; a treatise on the veins.

Etymologies

phlebo- + -logy. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • You may want to speak with a doctor who specializes in vein diseases or phlebology.

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