English dictionary definition of:

vein


Noun

  • a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart
  • a distinctive style or manner
  • 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 layer of ore between layers of rock
  • one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect

Verb

  • make a veinlike pattern

Thesaurus

nervure   vena  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ei saying /ay/ and learn about the word vein in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 21. The 'I' before 'e' rule – does it work?.

View spelling list ei saying /ay/ and learn about the word vein in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 21. The 'I' before 'e' rule – does it work?.

View spelling list ey words and learn about the word vein in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

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Scrabble score for vein


Scrabble score = 7

generated at 16:18:08 on 11-02-20

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