Meaning of VESSEL in English

VESSEL

transcription, транскрипция: [ ves(ə)l ]

( vessels)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

1.

A vessel is a ship or large boat. ( FORMAL )

...a New Zealand navy vessel.

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2.

A vessel is a bowl or other container in which liquid is kept. ( FORMAL )

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3.

see also blood vessel

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