veined

adjective \ ˈvānd \
Updated on: 5 Apr 2018

Definition of veined

: patterned with or as if with veins : having venation : streaked
  • a veined leaf
  • veined marble
  • veined cheese

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First Known Use of veined

circa 1529

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Definition of veined for English Language Learners

  • : marked with thin lines : having veins or streaks



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