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Compression socks apply pressure to your veins and muscles and air circulation from your feet to your heart.

In a similar vein, focus on hiring, training, and retaining talented professionals, and routinely instilling in them an emphasis on the real benefits your product provides for your customers.

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In a similar vein, it only felt right that Kenya’s most symbolically significant FKT should also be in Kenyan hands.

Along a similar vein, we have just analyzed the shape of an apple .

In those cases, the veins indicate that the rock had once interacted with flowing water.

“There is such a vein of intelligence and deeply steeped expertise among them,” he says.

Whenever I look for a vein of sadness in Oliona it melts away.

In the decade following World War I, Hopper settled on a vein of imagery that has been his special glory ever since.

So in the vein of March Madness, here are my picks for the Final Four of the 2014 GOP championship of crazy.

In that vein, Burns and Ward stress how TR, ER, and FDR “overcame … the traumas of their childhoods” and young adult lives.

Through it runs a vein about one vara wide, extending east and west for some distance.

A vein of shrewd and humorous sarcasm, together with an under-current of quiet selfishness, made him a very pleasant companion. '

The length of the fibre, moreover, cannot be determined with any absolute certainty from the thickness of the vein.

We have likewise found a vein of plumbago, which was an object of search, on the supposition that it was coal.

The specimen of this breccia is attached to a plate of granular quartz, and may possibly have been part of a vein.


On this page you'll find 92 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to vein, such as: attitude, bent, character, characteristic, complexion, and dash.

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