vein·​let ˈvān-lət How to pronounce veinlet (audio)
: a small vein

Word History


vein entry 1 + -let

First Known Use

1831, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of veinlet was in 1831

Dictionary Entries Near veinlet

Cite this Entry

“Veinlet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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