Meaning of varix
Pronunciation: (vâr'iks), [key]
— pl. var•i•ces
- Also calleda permanent abnormal dilation and lengthening of a vein, usually accompanied by some tortuosity; a varicose vein.
- a ridgelike mark or scar on the surface of a shell at a former position of the lip of the aperture.
- varix (Thesaurus)