from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Distribution or arrangement of veins or veinlike markings.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An arrangement of veins or veinlike markings

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The formation or disposition of veins; venation; a venous network.
  • n. Streaking.
  • n. In weaving, a stripe in the cloth formed by a vacancy in the warp.
  • n. A kind of needlework in which the veins of a piece of muslin are wrought to a pattern.


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