Definitions for "Vein"
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.
A fissure, cleft, or cavity, as in the earth or other substance.
To form or mark with veins; to fill or cover with veins.
One of the vessels which carry blood, either venous or arterial, to the heart. See Artery, 2.
One of the similar branches of the framework of a leaf.
One of the ribs or nervures of the wings of insects. See Venation.
Keywords:  conceited
The thickened, pigmented lines of the wings, which provide a supporting frame for the thin, membraneous remainder. The arrangement of veins and the cells they surround may be distinct among species (Figs. 62A, 63).
a distinctive style or manner; "he continued in this vein for several minutes"
Narrow, usually dark thickenings of a wing arising at the wing base and branching towards the apex (see also nebulous, spectral, tubular veins, and morphology section for naming of veins).
a secreted neuregulin-like molecule that activates EGFR signaling and is a candidate moledule for establishing the notum
Keywords:  mabuta, boris, ura, doom, soundtrack
Vein is the 15th (counting the alternate version of Soundtrack from film "Mabuta No Ura") and 16th (Counting both versions of this particular release.) albums by Japanese experimental doom band Boris, released on a special printed vinyl (1500 copies) on October 2006 for $30. Two versions of this release exist, 1100 copies sold in the US contain one set of audio while 400 copies sold in Europe contain a completely different recording.
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.
a highly rich gold ore deposit that can run through granite like a knife through a pound of butter
A streak or wave of different color, appearing in wood, and in marble and other stones; variegation.
Any type of linear feature that appears to cross through a building stone.
A deposit of metallic or crystalline material having an extended or ramifying course underground.
One of the branches of the woody portion of leaves or other organs.
Conducting tubes or channels in a plant that are used to move water, food and minerals; veins are obvious lines on the surface of leaves.
an elongated conducting structure visible on leaves
A fine break or crack that shows in a enamelled dial as a thread-like line. This is often invisible when thoroughly and properly cleaned.
Keywords:  told, friend, distressing, news
Distressing news of a friend will be told.
Keywords:  towards, earth, depth, surface, route
Route followed by gold from the lower depth of the earth towards the surface.
stream of metal-ore that flows towards the surface because of the internal pressures of the Earth
A train of associations, thoughts, emotions, or the like; a current; a course; as, reasoning in the same vein.
Keywords:  doctors, looking, good
What good-looking doctors usually are.
Keywords:  pattern
make a veinlike pattern