Definition of Vein

Vein n. means: One of the ribs or nervures of the wings of insects. See Venation.

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Vein n. means: One of the ribs or nervures of the wings of insects. See Venation.

Meaning of Vein

Vein (n.) means: One of the ribs or nervures of the wings of insects. See Venation.

More meanings / definitions of Vein or words, sentences containing Vein?

Vein (n.): Peculiar temper or temperament; tendency or turn of mind; a particular disposition or cast of genius; humor; strain; quality; also, manner of speech or action; as, a rich vein of humor; a satirical vein.

Vein (n.): A narrow mass of rock intersecting other rocks, and filling inclined or vertical fissures not corresponding with the stratification; a lode; a dike; -- often limited, in the language of miners, to a mineral vein or lode, that is, to a vein which contains useful minerals or ores.

Flat (n.): A horizontal vein or ore deposit auxiliary to a main vein; also, any horizontal portion of a vein not elsewhere horizontal.

Phlebolith (n.): A small calcareous concretion formed in a vein; a vein stone.

Gouge (n.): Soft material lying between the wall of a vein aud the solid vein.

Drift (v. i.): to make a drift; to examine a vein or ledge for the purpose of ascertaining the presence of metals or ores; to follow a vein; to prospect.

Rake (n.): A fissure or mineral vein traversing the strata vertically, or nearly so; -- called also rake-vein.

Horse (n.): A mass of earthy matter, or rock of the same character as the wall rock, occurring in the course of a vein, as of coal or ore; hence, to take horse -- said of a vein -- is to divide into branches for a distance.

Lode (n.): A metallic vein; any regular vein or course, whether metallic or not.

Rake-vein (n.): See Rake, a mineral vein.

Elvanite (n.): The rock of an elvan vein, or the elvan vein itself; an elvan course.

Roke (n.): A vein of ore.

Vena (n.): A vein.

Veined (imp. & p. p.): of Vein

Veining (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Vein

Phlebitis (n.): Inflammation of a vein.

Squat (n.): A small vein of ore.

Veinlet (n.): A small vein.

Weighboard (n.): Clay intersecting a vein.

Bar (n.): A vein or dike crossing a lode.

Country (adv.): The rock through which a vein runs.

Pipe (n.): An elongated body or vein of ore.

Fault (n.): A dislocation of the strata of the vein.

Hitch (n.): A small dislocation of a bed or vein.

Random (n.): The direction of a rake-vein.

Costa (n.): A rib or vein of a leaf, especially the midrib.

Apex (n.): The end or edge of a vein nearest the surface.

Varix (n.): A uneven, permanent dilatation of a vein.

Phlebotomize (v. t.): To let blood from by opening a vein; to bleed.

Crop (n.): Outcrop of a vein or seam at the surface.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Vein

Meaning of mainline

mainline means: [from main line, a major rail route; since the 1920s] (1) the large vein in the arm; the most accessible vein. (2) v. to inject morphine, heroin, or cocaine into any vein

Meaning of POP A VEIN

POP A VEIN means: Pop a vein is American slang for to become apoplectic with anger.

Meaning of BLOW THE VEIN

BLOW THE VEIN means: injection misses the vein and is wasted

Meaning of BLUE VEIN

BLUE VEIN means: Blue vein is British slang for an erect penis.

Meaning of blue vein

blue vein means: Penis.

Meaning of GUTTER

GUTTER means: vein into which a drug is injected

Meaning of BACKUP

BACKUP means: prepare vein for injection

Meaning of backup

backup means: To prepare a vein for injection

Meaning of BRIDGE UP

BRIDGE UP means: ready a vein for injection

Meaning of PIPE

PIPE means: vein into which a drug is injected

Meaning of SEWER

SEWER means: vein into which a drug is injected

Meaning of CHANNEL

CHANNEL means: vein into which a drug is injected

Meaning of CUSHION

CUSHION means: vein into which a drug is injected

Meaning of JOLT

JOLT means: inject drugs into vein

Meaning of MAINLINER

MAINLINER means: person who injects into a vein

Meaning of BRING UP

BRING UP means: ready a vein for injection

Meaning of TRACKING

TRACKING means: injecting intravenously along a vein

Meaning of FLAG

FLAG means: appearance of blood in the vein

Meaning of flag

flag means: Appearance of blood in the vein

Meaning of gutter

gutter means: Vein into which a drug is injected

Meaning of Vein

Vein means: Peculiar temper or temperament; tendency or turn of mind; a particular disposition or cast of genius; humor; strain; quality; also, manner of speech or action; as, a rich vein of humor; a satirical vein.

Meaning of Vein

Vein means: A narrow mass of rock intersecting other rocks, and filling inclined or vertical fissures not corresponding with the stratification; a lode; a dike; -- often limited, in the language of miners, to a mineral vein or lode, that is, to a vein which contains useful minerals or ores.

Meaning of Flat

Flat means: A horizontal vein or ore deposit auxiliary to a main vein; also, any horizontal portion of a vein not elsewhere horizontal.

Meaning of Phlebolith

Phlebolith means: A small calcareous concretion formed in a vein; a vein stone.

Meaning of Gouge

Gouge means: Soft material lying between the wall of a vein aud the solid vein.

Meaning of Drift

Drift means: to make a drift; to examine a vein or ledge for the purpose of ascertaining the presence of metals or ores; to follow a vein; to prospect.

Meaning of Rake

Rake means: A fissure or mineral vein traversing the strata vertically, or nearly so; -- called also rake-vein.

Meaning of Horse

Horse means: A mass of earthy matter, or rock of the same character as the wall rock, occurring in the course of a vein, as of coal or ore; hence, to take horse -- said of a vein -- is to divide into branches for a distance.

Meaning of Lode

Lode means: A metallic vein; any regular vein or course, whether metallic or not.

Meaning of Rake-vein

Rake-vein means: See Rake, a mineral vein.

Meaning of Elvanite

Elvanite means: The rock of an elvan vein, or the elvan vein itself; an elvan course.

Meaning of Roke

Roke means: A vein of ore.

Meaning of Vena

Vena means: A vein.

Meaning of Veined

Veined means: of Vein

Meaning of Veining

Veining means: of Vein

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Calking

Calking means: The act or process of making seems tight, as in ships, or of furnishing with calks, as a shoe, or copying, as a drawing.

Meaning of Chap

Chap means: To strike; to beat.

Meaning of Loose

Loose means: Not dense, close, compact, or crowded; as, a cloth of loose texture.

Meaning of Speaker

Speaker means: One who is the mouthpiece of others; especially, one who presides over, or speaks for, a delibrative assembly, preserving order and regulating the debates; as, the Speaker of the House of Commons, originally, the mouthpiece of the House to address the king; the Speaker of a House of Representatives.

Meaning of Whisk

Whisk means: An impertinent fellow.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of BELLS AND WHISTLES

BELLS AND WHISTLES means: Bells and whistles is slang for embellishments, gimmicks.

Meaning of GET THROUGH

GET THROUGH means: Get through is American slang for to obtain drugs.

Meaning of Peter Pan

Peter Pan means: Can (Prison or Wall Safe)

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