parallel-veined

adjective
par·​al·​lel-veined | \ ˌper-ə-ˌlel-ˈvānd How to pronounce parallel-veined (audio) , -ləl-, ˌpa-rə- \

Definition of parallel-veined

of a leaf
: having veins arranged nearly parallel to one another — see venation illustration — compare net-veined

First Known Use of parallel-veined

1861, in the meaning defined above

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“Parallel-veined.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parallel-veined. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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