noun, plural venae [vee-nee] . Anatomy.
a vein.

1350–1400; Middle English < Latin vēna vein Unabridged
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vena (ˈviːnə)
n , pl -nae
anatomy a technical word for vein
[C15: from Latin vēnavein]

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vena ve·na (vē'nə)
n. pl. ve·nae (-nē)
A vein.

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