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Example sentences for vane

So it's vane to talk about blood since it's wrong to judge national background on this single factor.
Scan a feather and enlarge it to poster size and you'll see each vane and barb.
He's a bombast anyway, a vane orator, the way so many pol's are.
The final effect was stately: a white building with a blue and white cupola topped by a weather vane.
Vane anemometers are sensitive to different measuring techniques and the proximity of the observer.
Vane: the smooth feather surface formed by the interlocked pennaceous barbs.

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