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