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vessel

noun [C]  /ˈves·əl/ us  

vessel noun [C] (SHIP)

a large boat or ship: A scattering of vessels anchored in the harbor.

vessel noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a container used to hold liquids: We used bowls, pots, bottles, pitchers – any vessels we could find.

vessel noun [C] (TUBE)

a tube that carries liquid, esp. blood, through the body: Blood clots clogged the vessels.
Translations of “vessel”
in Korean 선박…
in Arabic سَفينة…
in French récipient, vaisseau…
in Turkish gemi, tekne, kap…
in Italian natante, vascello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輪船, 船,艦…
in Russian судно, корабль, сосуд…
in Polish jednostka (pływająca), statek, naczynie…
in Spanish recipiente, nave, buque…
in Portuguese embarcação…
in German das Gefäß/der Faß, das Schiff…
in Catalan nau…
in Japanese (大型の)船…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轮船, 船,舰…
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