English word intravenous comes from English venous, English intra- (A prefix signifying inside, within, interior, during.).
Intravenous detailed word origin explanation
|venous || English (eng) ||Having numerous veins.. Of or pertaining to veins.. Possessing veins. |
|intra- || English (eng) ||A prefix signifying inside, within, interior, during. |
|intravenous || English (eng) ||(medicine) A dose of medicine administered from a drip, down through a hollow needle inserted into a patient's vein. Inside the veins. |
Words with the same origin as intravenous