net venation
noun see net-veined

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • net-veined — adjective Date: 1860 having veins arranged in a fine network < a net veined leaf > see venation illustration; compare parallel veined • net venation noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • net-winged — /net wingd /, adj. Entomol. having reticulate wing venation. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • net-winged — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌwiŋd adjective : having wings with a fine network of veins : neuropteroid * * * /net wingd /, adj. Entomol. having reticulate wing venation. [1885 90] * * * netˈ winged adjective Having net veined wings • • • Main Entry: ↑net …   Useful english dictionary

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