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Vessel (IPA: /ˈvɛsəɫ/)


Vessel (n.)

A hollow or concave utensil for holding anything; a hollow receptacle of any kind, as a hogshead, a barrel, a firkin, a bottle, a kettle, a cup, a bowl, etc.

Vessel (n.)

A general name for any hollow structure made to float upon the water for purposes of navigation; especially, one that is larger than a common rowboat; as, a war vessel; a passenger vessel.

Vessel (n.)

Fig.: A person regarded as receiving or containing something; esp. (Script.), one into whom something is conceived as poured, or in whom something is stored for use; as, vessels of wrath or mercy.

Vessel (n.)

Any tube or canal in which the blood or other fluids are contained, secreted, or circulated, as the arteries, veins, lymphatics, etc.

Vessel (n.)

A continuous tube formed from superposed large cylindrical or prismatic cells (tracheae), which have lost their intervening partitions, and are usually marked with dots, pits, rings, or spirals by internal deposition of secondary membranes; a duct.

Vessel (v. t.)

To put into a vessel.

Vessel

Any vascular pathway for blood

Vessel

Large vehicule, watercraft, boat, spaceship or ship

Vessel

Mesopotamian unit of capacity in ratio 10

Vessel

Video game

Vessel

Third album by Twenty One Pilots

Vessel Synonyms

Vas

Vessel Synonyms

Watercraft

Vessel (Last Name / Surname)

Vessel is the #42,511 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 510 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Vessel in Spanish is Buque

Tagalog Translation

Vessel in Tagalog is Sasakyan

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An empty vessel makes much noise. (Speake, 2009)" - English proverbs

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An empty vessel makes the most noise" - English proverbs (alphabetically by proverb)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Hath not the potter power over the clay, of the same lump to make one vessel unto honour, and another unto dishonour?" - Pottery

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I only wish that wisdom were the kind of thing that flowed from the vessel that was full to the one that was empty." - Socrates

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The empty vessel makes the greatest sound." - Sound


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