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Related to cubital vein: basilic vein, cephalic vein, brachial vein, Cubital fossa
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an intermixture of a contrasting or unexpected quality, especially in a person's character

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a temporary state of mind or feeling

a distinctive way of expressing oneself

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a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart

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a distinctive style or manner

any of the vascular bundles or ribs that form the branching framework of conducting and supporting tissues in a leaf or other plant organ

a layer of ore between layers of rock

one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect

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make a veinlike pattern

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According to the standard, "Attempt to locate the median cubital vein on either arm before considering alternative veins.
Individuals were served a protein-rich meal, and blood samples were collected from the cubital vein before and at set time intervals after the meal.
The following abbreviations have been used in the descriptions: a2 = lower vein of B (brachius); B = brachial cell; cq1 = first cubital cross-vein; cu2 = 2nd abscissa of cu ( = cubital vein); cu2' = second abscissa of cubital vein of hind wing; cu1b = lower cubital-anal cross vein (3rd discoideal segment); d = discoidal vein; F, Fl, F2, etc.
3), the pronotum is yellow with an irregular black spot on each callosity, the clavus is black except inner and claval commissure mostly yellow, and corium black with costal margin, apical angle, narrow apical margin and base and apex of cubital vein yellow.
4 x as long as broad, costal cell bare in basal half, apically with 4 rows of hairs, speculum broad, closed below, basal and cubital veins with 3-4 hairs, basal cell bare, almost closed in apical half.