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Vain vs. Vane vs. Vein

Vain
Definition

Characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance

Examples

Vain about her clothes

Vane
Definition

Mechanical device attached to an elevated structure; rotates freely to show the direction of the wind

Examples

Vane blades

Vein
Definition

A blood vessel Or a narrow channel in rock that carries water or gold

Examples

They staunched the flow of blood from his vein.

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