Definitions for venationviˈneɪ ʃən, və-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ve•na•tionviˈneɪ ʃən, və-(n.)

  1. the arrangement of veins, as in a leaf or in the wing of an insect.

    Category: Botany, Entomology

  2. these veins collectively.

    Category: Botany, Entomology

Origin of venation:

1640–50; < L vēn(a)vein+ -ation


Princeton's WordNet

  1. venation(noun)

    (botany) the arrangement of veins in a leaf

  2. venation, venous blood system(noun)

    (zoology) the system of venous blood vessels in an animal


  1. venation(Noun)

    The state of having veins, or the pattern of veins or vein-like structures within a larger entity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Venation(noun)

    the arrangement or system of veins, as in the wing of an insect, or in the leaves of a plant. See Illust. in Appendix

  2. Venation(noun)

    the act or art of hunting, or the state of being hunted

Anagrams of venation

  1. innovate


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