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Hemostasis vs. Vessel

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Hemostasisnoun

The process of keeping blood inside a damaged vessel to stop bleeding.

Vesselnoun

(nautical) Any craft designed for transportation on water, such as a ship or boat.

Hemostasisnoun

surgical procedure of stopping the flow of blood (as with a hemostat)

Vesselnoun

A craft designed for transportation through air or space.

Hemostasis

Hemostasis or haemostasis is a process to prevent and stop bleeding, meaning to keep blood within a damaged blood vessel (the opposite of hemostasis is hemorrhage). It is the first stage of wound healing.

Vesselnoun

Dishes and cutlery collectively, especially if made of precious metals.

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Vesselnoun

A container of liquid or other substance, such as a glass, goblet, cup, bottle, bowl, or pitcher.

Vesselnoun

A person as a container of qualities or feelings.

Vesselnoun

(biology) A tube or canal that carries fluid in an animal or plant.

β€˜Blood and lymph vessels are found in humans; xylem and phloem vessels are found in plants.’;

Vesselverb

(transitive) To put into a vessel.

Vesselnoun

A hollow or concave utensil for holding anything; a hollow receptacle of any kind, as a hogshead, a barrel, a firkin, a bottle, a kettle, a cup, a bowl, etc.

β€˜[They drank] out of these noble vessels.’;

Vesselnoun

A general name for any hollow structure made to float upon the water for purposes of navigation; especially, one that is larger than a common rowboat; as, a war vessel; a passenger vessel.

β€˜[He] began to build a vessel of huge bulk.’;

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Vesselnoun

Fig.: A person regarded as receiving or containing something; esp. (Script.), one into whom something is conceived as poured, or in whom something is stored for use; as, vessels of wrath or mercy.

β€˜He is a chosen vessel unto me.’; β€˜[The serpent] fit vessel, fittest imp of fraud, in whomTo enter.’;

Vesselnoun

Any tube or canal in which the blood or other fluids are contained, secreted, or circulated, as the arteries, veins, lymphatics, etc.

Vesselnoun

A continuous tube formed from superposed large cylindrical or prismatic cells (tracheæ), which have lost their intervening partitions, and are usually marked with dots, pits, rings, or spirals by internal deposition of secondary membranes; a duct.

Vesselverb

To put into a vessel.

Vesselnoun

a tube in which a body fluid circulates

Vesselnoun

a craft designed for water transportation

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Vesselnoun

an object used as a container (especially for liquids)

Vesselnoun

a ship or large boat.

Vesselnoun

a hollow container, especially one used to hold liquid, such as a bowl or cask.

Vesselnoun

(chiefly in biblical use) a person regarded as having or embodying a particular quality

β€˜Lord, use this lowly vessel, let me serve You as You will’;

Vesselnoun

a duct or canal holding or conveying blood or other fluid.

Vesselnoun

any of the tubular structures in the vascular system of a plant, serving to conduct water and mineral nutrients from the root.

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