- vein of knee,
- vein of pterygoid canal,
- vein of vestibular aqueduct,
- vein of vestibular bulb,
- veins of vertebral column,
Origin of veining
verb (used with object)
Origin of vein
Examples from the Web for veining
Under leaves, it will be well to make drawings, both of the outline and of the veining.Trees of the Northern United States|Austin C. Apgar
No. 38 shows the Venetian bar used as the veining of a leaf and worked upon Sorrento bars.The Art of Modern Lace Making|The Butterick Publishing Co.
The veining is put on with a camels hair brush and blended with the badger hair blender before the color sets.Graining and Marbling|Frederick Maire
If gum wood is used, this panel can be decorated with chip carving or simply outlined with a veining tool.Carpentry and Woodwork|Edwin W. Foster
The Quince-leaf, in Fig. 112, shows this kind of veining in a leaf with a single rib.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
Word Origin for vein
c.1300, from Old French veine, from Latin vena "a blood vessel," also "a water course, a vein of metal, a person's natural ability or interest," of unknown origin. The mining sense is attested in English from late 14c. (Greek phleps "vein" had the same secondary sense). Figurative sense of "strain or intermixture" (of some quality) is recorded from 1560s; that of "a humor or mood, natural tendency" is first recorded 1570s.