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veinlet

[veyn-lit] /ˈveɪn lɪt/
noun
1.
a small vein.
Origin of veinlet
1825-1835
1825-35; vein + -let
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  • But how is material conveyed from rootlet to veinlet of leaf hundreds of feet away?

    Among the Forces Henry White Warren
  • Indusium fixed by its outer margin to a veinlet and opening on the inner side.

    The Fern Lover's Companion George Henry Tilton
British Dictionary definitions for veinlet

veinlet

/ˈveɪnlɪt/
noun
1.
any small vein or venule
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