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  • 181Dui (Bronze vessel) — Bronze dui vessel with inlaid geometric cloud pattern, Hubei Provincial Museum. Dui or Tui (Chinese: 敦; pinyin: duì) is a type of Chinese bronze vessel used in the Warring States period of Ancient China.It was a food conta …

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  • 182commercial fishing vessel — Under Title 11 U.S.C. Section 101: (7B) The term commercial fishing vessel means a vessel used by a family fisherman to carry out a commercial fishing operation. United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …

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  • 183blood vessel — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ major ▪ broken, burst VERB + BLOOD VESSEL ▪ block, constrict ▪ dilate …

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  • 184Pipelaying vessel — is a specialized floating facility for submerged pipeline laying. It is widely used in offshore fields development for laying pipelines up to 1,420 millimeters in diameter down to 2,500 meters depth (Blue Stream gas pipeline). First pipelaying… …

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  • 185burst a blood vessel — burst/bust a blood vessel informal 1. to use a lot of effort doing something. I d like the designs as soon as possible, but don t bust a blood vessel! 2. to become very angry and start shouting. He nearly burst a blood vessel when he heard what… …

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  • 186bust a blood vessel — burst/bust a blood vessel informal 1. to use a lot of effort doing something. I d like the designs as soon as possible, but don t bust a blood vessel! 2. to become very angry and start shouting. He nearly burst a blood vessel when he heard what… …

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  • 187enrollment of vessel — The listing of a vessel of 20 tons or over in the office of the collector of the revenue of that district which includes the port to which she belongs at the time, the purpose being to evidence the national character of the vessel and enable her… …

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  • 188Blood vessel — Blood ves sel (Anat.) Any vessel or canal in which blood circulates in an animal, as an artery or vein. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 189Coasting vessel — Coasting Coast ing, a. Sailing along or near a coast, or running between ports along a coast. [1913 Webster] {Coasting trade}, trade carried on by water between neighboring ports of the same country, as distinguished from foreign trade or trade… …

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  • 190Dewar vessel — Dewar Dew ar (d[=u] [ e]r), Dewar vessel Dew ar ves sel, Dewar flask Dew ar flask [After Sir James Dewar, British physicist.] A double walled glass vessel for holding liquid air, liquid nitrogen, etc., having the space between the walls exhausted …

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  • 191Dorsal vessel — Dorsal Dor sal, a. [F. dorsal, LL. dorsalis, fr. L. dorsualis, fr. dorsum back; cf. Gr. ?, ?, mountain ridge. Cf. {Dorse}, {Dorsel}, {Dosel}.] 1. (Anat.) Pertaining to, or situated near, the back, or dorsum, of an animal or of one of its parts;… …

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  • 192Mortar vessel — Mortar Mor tar, n. [OE. morter, AS. mort[=e]re, L. mortarium: cf. F. mortier mortar. Cf. sense 2 (below), also 2d {Mortar}, {Martel}, {Morter}.] 1. A strong vessel, commonly in form of an inverted bell, in which substances are pounded or rubbed… …

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  • 193To tend a vessel — Tend Tend, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tending}.] [Aphetic form of attend. See {Attend}, {Tend} to move, and cf. {Tender} one that tends or attends.] 1. To accompany as an assistant or protector; to care for the wants of; to… …

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  • 194transport vessel — Transport Trans port, n. [F. See {Transport}, v.] 1. Transportation; carriage; conveyance. [1913 Webster] The Romans . . . stipulated with the Carthaginians to furnish them with ships for transport and war. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 2. A vessel… …

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  • 195Hecla class survey vessel — The Hecla class formed the backbone of the Royal Navy s ocean survey fleet from the mid 1960s. Three ships, HMS|Hecla|A133|6, HMS|Hecate|A137|6 and HMS|Hydra|A144|6, were ordered in the early 1960s to replace the aging survey ships… …

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  • 196River class patrol vessel — The River class is a class of three offshore patrol vessels in the Royal Navy, replacing the seven ships of the Island class. A single, modified vessel based on the River class has also been built for the Royal Navy, replacing the Castle class,… …

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  • 197HMS Crab (fictional Hornblower vessel) — HMS Crab is a fictional Royal Navy vessel which appears in C.S. Forester s Horatio Hornblower novel Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies . It is a very small schooner with a crew of sixteen not counting supernumeries. The vessel is armed with… …

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  • 198Orca class patrol vessel — Patrol Craft Training Orca Class overview Name: Orca class Patrol Craft Training Build …

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  • 199Mark 32 Surface Vessel Torpedo Tubes — Personnel from USS Porter loading a recoverable training torpedo into the top tube of a Mark 32 Surface Vessel Torpedo Tubes set The Mark 32 Surface Vessel Torpedo Tubes (Mk 32 SVTT) system[1] is a torpedo launching system designed for the …

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  • 200Greenwich Light Vessel Automatic — is the name of a lightvessel in the English Channel, off the coast of East Sussex. It is one of the 12 coastal weather stations whose conditions are automatically reported in the BBC Shipping Forecast. The name of the vessel derives from the fact …

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