Translation of vessel in Spanish:
- 1 (Nautical) [formal] passenger vesselbuque (masculine) or barco (masculine) de pasajerosExample sentences
- The bridge only opens with two keys, at the moment it is high and open, which would allow ships and other nautical vessels to pass beneath us.
- An intensive search for the vessel's mother ship was mounted but nothing found.
- It said about 35,409 ships and vessels have returned to ports.
- 2 (receptacle) [formal]also: drinking vesselempty vessels make most noise o soundExample sentences
- Once you decide on the drinking vessel (goblet, bowl, mug or stein), you need to get it from the shelves.
- It can only obtain a liquid state under very high pressure in a containment vessel.
- Glass containers, ceramic vessels and galvanised cans brimming with an array of cacti, gerbera and orchids are available for your mum's Mother's Day delectation.
- 3 (Anatomy, Botany) blood vesselExample sentences
- And consuming too much alcohol also can dilate the blood vessels in the skin, giving it a reddish hue.
- They also have a similarity to the small blood vessels damaged in long-standing diabetes.
- These help constrict dilated vessels of the nose and help water eyes.
- The fungus plugs up the tree's vascular system, the collection of tiny vessels that transports water and nutrients to the plant cells.
- The finely porous membranes are designed to allow the flow of water between adjacent vessels while preventing the passage of gas bubbles and pathogens.
- Throughout most of the day, when the plant is transpiring, these vessels will contain water under substantial hydraulic tension.
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