Definitions for vane

Definitions for (noun) vane

Main entry: web, vane

Definition: the flattened weblike part of a feather consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft

Main entry: blade, vane

Definition: flat surface that rotates and pushes against air or water

Main entry: vane

Definition: a fin attached to the tail of an arrow, bomb or missile in order to stabilize or guide it

Main entry: weather vane, weathervane, wind vane, vane

Definition: mechanical device attached to an elevated structure; rotates freely to show the direction of the wind

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