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vessels meaning

EN[ˈvɛsəlz]
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WVessels

    Definition of vessels in English Dictionary

  • NounBFvessel
    1. plural of vessel.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • For blood vessel-borne metastasis, disseminated tumor cells (DTCs) intravasate into blood vessels and survive in the circulation.
        • Just then, a sailor, who had crossed the channel, and was making rapid headway, by rowing cross-handed, emerged from behind a merchant vessel which was moored at the wharf.
        • Long and almost straight vessels (vasa recta), into which the efferent vessel of those tufts situated at the bases of the pyramids, divides.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • As we age, the major arteries of our bodies frequently become thickened with plaque, a fatty material with an oatmeal-like consistency that builds up along the inner lining of blood vessels.
        • The radioactivity was released when they blew off steam from the containment vessel.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms
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      1. en vesselsful
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      Meaning of vessels for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "vessels" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form.
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