vessel

  • 141steam vessel — noun 1. : a vessel propelled by steam : steamboat, steamship, steamer 2. : a mechanically propelled vessel * * * steamˈboat, steamˈship or steam vessel noun A vessel driven by steam • • • …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 142To put a vessel into commission — Commission Com*mis sion, n. [F., fr. L. commissio. See {Commit}.] 1. The act of committing, doing, or performing; the act of perpetrating. [1913 Webster] Every commission of sin introduces into the soul a certain degree of hardness. South. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 143To put a vessel out of commission — Commission Com*mis sion, n. [F., fr. L. commissio. See {Commit}.] 1. The act of committing, doing, or performing; the act of perpetrating. [1913 Webster] Every commission of sin introduces into the soul a certain degree of hardness. South. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 144The Vessel of Wrath — is a short story by W. Somerset Maugham. Written in 1931 it first appeared in the April, 1931 edition of International Magazine (see Stott, 1973). Maugham often introduced short stories as a contribution to periodicals and then later included… …

    Wikipedia

  • 145Commercial vessel — A commercial vessel is defined by the United States Coast Guard as any vessel (i.e. boat or ship) engaged in commercial trade or that carries passengers for hire. This would exclude pleasure craft that do not carry passengers for hire or warships …

    Wikipedia

  • 146Coolamon (vessel) — This article is about the Aboriginal carrying vessel. For the Australian town, see Coolamon, New South Wales. The coolamon in this picture is at top left. It is lined with paperbark, often done when used as a cradle for newborns. A coolamon is an …

    Wikipedia

  • 147Sundance (charter vessel) — Sundance is a charter vessel owned by Capital Pleasure Boats and operating on the River Thames. Former names are Gay Enterprise and Solent Enterprise.HistoryThe vessel was built in 1971 for the Gosport Ferry service by Vosper Thornycroft of… …

    Wikipedia

  • 148Fishing vessel — A fishing vessel is a ship or boat used to catch fish in the sea, or on a lake or river. There are many different kinds of vessels used in both commercial fishing and in recreational fishing.The earliest fishing vessels were presumably craft such …

    Wikipedia

  • 149Niantic (whaling vessel) — Career (United States) Name: Niantic Builder …

    Wikipedia

  • 150Research Vessel Laurence M. Gould — The Research Vessel Laurence M. Gould is an icebreaker used by researchers from the United States National Science Foundation.cite web publisher=National Science Foundation accessdate=2007 08 16 url=http://www.nsf.gov/od/opp/support/gould.jsp… …

    Wikipedia

  • 151Conception Vessel — Studio album by Paul Motian Released 1972 Recorded November 25–26, 1972 …

    Wikipedia

  • 152Naval Vessel Register — Das Naval Vessel Register (NVR) wird von der Verwaltung der US Navy geführt. Es enthält sämtliche Daten der im Dienst stehenden Flotte und einiger außer Dienst gestellter, aber noch nicht verschrotteter Schiffe. Geschichte Das NVR wurde in den… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 153Kedah class offshore patrol vessel — Class overview Name: Kedah Class OPV Builders: Blohm + Voss/HDW, German Naval Group (GNG) and Boustead Naval Shipyard (Formerly PCS ND) …

    Wikipedia

  • 154blood vessel — n. 1) an occluded blood vessel 2) a blood vessel bursts * * * a blood vessel bursts an occluded blood vessel …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 155course of vessel — The direction taken by a vessel under way; her apparent course rather than her heading at a given moment. The Eastern Glade (CA2 NY) 101 F2d 4. The course of a vessel referred to in the International Regulations to Prevent Collisions is her… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 156overtaking vessel — A vessel approaching another vessel from astern which continues to be an overtaking vessel until she has passed clear of the vessel overtaken. The Lackawanna (CA2 NY) 119 F2d 666. See overtaking and passing …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 157sailing vessel — noun a vessel that is powered by the wind; often having several masts • Syn: ↑sailing ship • Members of this Topic: ↑weatherly, ↑weatherliness • Hypernyms: ↑vessel, ↑watercraft …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 158Air vessel — Air ves sel A vessel, cell, duct, or tube containing or conducting air; as the air vessels of insects, birds, plants, etc.; the air vessel of a pump, engine, etc. For the latter, see {Air chamber}. The air vessels of insects are called trache[ae] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 159Bomb vessel — Bomb Bomb, n. [F. bombe bombshell, fr. L. bombus a humming or buzzing noise, Gr. ?.] [1913 Webster] 1. A great noise; a hollow sound. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A pillar of iron . . . which if you had struck, would make . . . a great bomb in the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 160mortar vessel — Bomb Bomb, n. [F. bombe bombshell, fr. L. bombus a humming or buzzing noise, Gr. ?.] [1913 Webster] 1. A great noise; a hollow sound. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A pillar of iron . . . which if you had struck, would make . . . a great bomb in the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English