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Overview of noun vein

The noun vein has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (8) vein, vena, venous blood vessel

(a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood")

2. (5) vein

(a distinctive style or manner; "he continued in this vein for several minutes")

3. vein, nervure

(any of the vascular bundles or ribs that form the branching framework of conducting and supporting tissues in a leaf or other plant organ)

4. vein, mineral vein

(a layer of ore between layers of rock)

5. vein, nervure

(one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect)

Overview of verb vein

The verb vein has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) vein

(make a veinlike pattern) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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