veiny

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adjective \ˈvā-nē\

Definition of veiny

  1. :  full of veins :  noticeably veined veiny hands

Origin and Etymology of veiny

1vein + 1-y


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veiny

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adjective \ˈvā-nē\

Medical Definition of veiny

  1. :  full of veins :  marked by conspicuous veins veiny legs



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