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net-veined

[net-veynd] /ˈnɛtˌveɪnd/
adjective, Botany
1.
having branched veins that form a network, as the leaves of most dicotyledonous plants.
Compare parallel-veined.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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  • Wild garlic's bulbs have a thin membranous outer coating while wild onion's bulbs have a fibrous, net-veined coating.

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