Noun vein has 5 senses
  1. vein, vena, venous blood vessel - a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; all veins except the pulmonary carry unaerated blood
    --1 is a kind of blood vessel
    --1 is a part of circulatory system, cardiovascular system
    --1 has particulars:
     accessory cephalic vein, vena cephalica accessoria; accessory hemiazygos vein, accessory hemiazygous vein, vena hemiazygos accessoria; accessory vertebral vein, vena vertebralis accessoria; accompanying vein, vena comitans; anastomotic vein, vena anastomotica; angular vein, vena angularis; anterior vertebral vein, vena vertebralis anterior; appendicular vein, vena appendicularis; arcuate vein of the kidney, vena arcuata renis; auricular vein, vena auricularis; axillary vein, vena axillaris; azygos vein, azygous vein, vena azygos; basal vein, vena basalis; basilic vein, vena basilica; basivertebral vein, vena basivertebralis; brachial vein, vena brachialis; brachiocephalic vein, innominate vein, vena brachiocephalica; bronchial vein, vena bronchialis; cardinal vein; central veins of liver, venae centrales hepatis; central vein of retina, vena centrales retinae; central vein of suprarenal gland, vena centralis glandulae suprarenalis; cephalic vein, vena cephalica; cerebellar vein, vena cerebellum; cerebral vein, vena cerebri; cervical vein, deep cervical vein, vena cervicalis profunda; choroid vein, vena choroidea; ciliary veins, venae ciliares; circumflex vein, vena circumflexa; clitoral vein, vena clitoridis; colic vein, vena colica; common facial vein; conjunctival veins, venae conjunctivales; costoaxillary vein; cutaneous vein, vena cutanea; cystic vein, vena cystica; digital vein, vena digitalis; diploic vein, vena diploica; dorsal scapular vein, vena scapularis dorsalis; emissary vein, vena emissaria; epigastric vein; esophageal veins, oesophageal veins, venae esophageae; ethmoidal vein, vena ethmoidalis; external nasal vein, vena nasalis externa; facial vein, vena facialis; femoral vein, vena femoralis; gastric vein, vena gastrica; gastroomental vein, gastroepiploic vein, vena gastroomentalis; genicular vein, vena genus; gluteal vein, vena gluteus; hemizygos vein, hemizygous vein, vena hemizygos; hemorrhoidal vein, rectal vein, vena rectalis; hepatic vein, vena hepatica; ileocolic vein, vena ileocolica; iliac vein, vena iliaca; iliolumbar vein, vena iliolumbalis; intercapitular vein, vena intercapitalis; intercostal vein, vena intercostalis; intervertebral vein, vena intervertebralis; jugular vein, vena jugularis, jugular; labial vein, vena labialis; labial vein, vena labialis; labyrinthine vein, internal auditory vein; lacrimal vein, vena lacrimalis; laryngeal vein, vena laryngea; lingual vein, vena lingualis; lumbar vein, vena lumbalis; maxillary vein, vena maxillaris; meningeal veins, venae meningeae; mesenteric vein, vena mesenterica; metacarpal vein, vena metacarpus; metatarsal vein, vena metatarsus; musculophrenic vein, vena musculophrenica; nasofrontal vein, vena nasofrontalis; oblique vein of the left atrium, vena obliqua atrii sinistri; obturator vein, vena obturatoria; occipital vein, vena occipitalis; ophthalmic vein, vena ophthalmica; ovarian vein, vena ovarica; palatine vein, vena palatina; pancreatic vein, venae pancreatica; paraumbilical vein, vena paraumbilicalis; parotid vein; pectoral vein, vena pectoralis; perforating vein, vena perforantis; pericardial vein, vena pericardiaca; peroneal vein, fibular vein, vena peroneus; pharyngeal vein, vena pharyngeus; phrenic vein, vena phrenica; popliteal vein, vena poplitea; portal vein, hepatic portal vein, portal, vena portae; posterior vein of the left ventricle, vena posterior ventriculi sinistri; prepyloric vein, vena pylorica; pudendal vein, venae pudendum; pulmonary vein, vena pulmonalis; radial vein, vena radialis; renal vein, vena renalis; sacral vein, vena sacralis; saphenous vein, vena saphena; scleral veins, venae sclerales; scrotal vein, vena scrotalis; sigmoid vein, vena sigmoideus; spinal vein, vena spinalis; splenic vein, vena lienalis; sternocleidomastoid vein, vena sternocleidomastoidea; stylomastoid vein, vena stylomastoidea; subclavian vein, vena subclavia; sublingual vein, vena sublingualis; supraorbital vein, vena supraorbitalis; supratrochlear vein, vena supratrochlearis; temporal vein, vena temporalis; testicular vein, vena testicularis; thalamostriate vein; thoracoepigastric vein, vena thoracoepigastrica; thoracic vein, vena thoracica; thyroid vein, vena thyroidea; tibial vein, vena tibialis; tracheal vein, vena trachealis; tympanic vein; ulnar vein, vena ulnaris; umbilical vein, vena umbilicalis; uterine vein; varicose vein; vena bulbi penis; vena canaliculi cochleae; vein of penis; vena bulbi vestibuli; vena cava; venae palpebrales; venae interlobulares hepatis; venae renis; vertebral vein, vena vertebralis; vesical vein, vena vesicalis; vestibular vein, vena vestibularis; vortex vein, vorticose vein, vena vorticosum; venule, venula, capillary vein
  2. vein - a distinctive style or manner; "he continued in this vein for several minutes"
    --2 is a kind of
    expressive style, style
  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
    --3 is a kind of vascular bundle, vascular strand, fibrovascular bundle
    --3 has particulars: midrib, midvein
  4. vein, mineral vein - a layer of ore between layers of rock
    --4 is a kind of geological formation, formation
    --4 has particulars: bonanza
  5. vein, nervure - one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect
    --5 is a kind of rib
,Verb vein has 1 sense
  1. vein - make a veinlike pattern
    --1 is one way to
    Sample sentence:
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