Definition of Vein


  • one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect
  • a layer of ore between layers of rock
    - mineral vein
  • any of the vascular bundles or ribs that form the branching framework of conducting and supporting tissues in a leaf or other plant organ
  • a distinctive style or manner
    "he continued in this vein for several minutes"
  • a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart
    "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"
    - venous blood vessel


  • make a veinlike pattern
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Unscramble vein

9 unscramble word found using the letters vein.

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