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  • 101vessel of paper —  See fraze …

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  • 102vessel ton — noun : ton 2a …

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  • 103Weaker vessel — Vessel Ves sel, n. [OF. vessel, veissel, vaissel, vaissiel, F. vascellum, dim. of vasculum, dim. of vas a vessel. Cf. {Vascular}, {Vase}.] 1. A hollow or concave utensil for holding anything; a hollow receptacle of any kind, as a hogshead, a… …

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  • 104Pressure vessel — Vertical pressure vessels installed in a structure A pressure vessel is a closed container designed to hold gases or liquids at a pressure substantially different from the ambient pressure. The pressure differential is dangerous and many fatal… …

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  • 105Research vessel — A research vessel (RV or R/V) is a ship designed and equipped to carry out research at sea. Research vessels carry out a number of roles. Some of these roles can be combined into a single vessel, others require a dedicated vessel. Due to the… …

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  • 106Crane vessel — Wind Lift I, Emden harbor, Emden, Germany …

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  • 107National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors — The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors is composed of chief boiler and pressure vessel inspectors representing states, cities, and provinces enforcing pressure equipment laws and regulations. Created to prevent death, injury… …

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  • 108Merchant vessel — This article is about kinds of merchant ships. For water transport in general, see Ship transport. A merchant vessel is a ship that transports cargo or passengers. The closely related term commercial vessel is defined by the United States Coast… …

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  • 109Platform supply vessel — Supply ship redirects here. For offshore naval replenishment ships (AOR), see Replenishment oiler. Platform Supply Vessel A Platform supply vessel (often abbreviated as PSV) is a ship specially designed to supply offshore oil platforms. These… …

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  • 110Empty vessel — The phrase empty vessel literally means a container with nothing inside. It has additional significance in various areas.In literatureThe quotation, As empty vessels make the loudest sound, so they that have the least wit are the greatest… …

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  • 111Double spout and bridge vessel — from the Nazca culture Huaco …

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  • 112Commercial Vessel Inspection (USCG) — In the United States, the Coast Guard (USCG) is responsible for inspecting vessels (i.e. boat or ship) in Federal waters.The Coast Guard delegates this responsibility to the Officer in Charge Marine InspectionsInspections are done either under… …

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  • 113Death Vessel — Origin Providence, Rhode Island, USA Genres Folk Years active 2005–present Labels Sub Pop, ATP Recordings, North East Indie, Imm …

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  • 114Protector-class inshore patrol vessel — For other uses, see Protector class. HMNZS Hawea, Protector class IPV Class overview Name: Inshore Patrol Vessel (IPV) …

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  • 115Blood vessel — The blood vessels are part of the circulatory system and function to transport blood throughout the body. The most important vessels in the system are the capillaries, the microscopic vessels which enable the actual exchange of water and… …

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  • 116Diving support vessel — DSV Skandi Achiever in Aberdeen A diving support vessel is a ship that is used as a floating base for professional diving projects.[1] Commercial Diving Support Vessels emerged during the 1960s and 1970s when the need arose for …

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  • 117Spray (sailing vessel) — The S.V. Spray was the vessel rebuilt by Joshua Slocum and used in his successful attempt to circumnavigate the world single handedly, the first voyage of its kind. The Spray was a convert|36|ft|9|in|m|sing=on sloop rigged fishing boat refitted… …

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  • 118Cutaneous small-vessel vasculitis — (also known as Cutaneous leukocytoclastic angiitis, [1] Cutaneous leukocytoclastic vasculitis, [1] Cutaneous necrotizing venulitis, [1] and Hypersensitivity angiitis [1]) is inflammation of small blood vessels (usually post capillary venules in… …

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  • 119Passenger Vessel Services Act of 1886 — The Passenger Vessel Services Act of 1886 (sometimes abbreviated to PVSA, Passenger Services Act, or PSA) is a piece of United States legislation which came into force in 1886 relating to cabotage. Essentially, it says:: No foreign vessels shall… …

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  • 120Reactor vessel — In a nuclear power plant, the reactor vessel is a pressure vessel containing the coolant and reactor core. Not all power reactors have a reactor vessel. Power reactors are generally classified by the type of coolant rather than the by the… …

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