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vas

 (văs)
n. pl. va·sa (vā′zə) Anatomy
A vessel or duct.

[Latin vās, vessel.]

vas

(væs)
n, pl vasa (ˈveɪsə)
1. (Anatomy) anatomy zoology a vessel, duct, or tube that carries a fluid
2. (Zoology) anatomy zoology a vessel, duct, or tube that carries a fluid
[C17: from Latin: vessel]

vas

(væs)

n., pl. va•sa (ˈveɪ sə)
a vessel or duct.
[1645–55; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vas - a tube in which a body fluid circulates
tube-shaped structure, tube - (anatomy) any hollow cylindrical body structure
blood vessel - a vessel in which blood circulates
vascular system - the vessels and tissue that carry or circulate fluids such as blood or lymph or sap through the body of an animal or plant
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Jonathan Vass, 30, stood in the dock at Blackpool Magistrates' Court flanked by two security guards as he was formally accused of the murder of nurse Jane Clough, 26, the mother of his child.
Vass was arrested the following morning in his ex-partner's village of Barrowford, near Nelson, Lancashire.
Vass was arrested near the home he used to share with Jane in the Lancashire mill town of Barrowford, near Nelson, early yesterday.
Ms Vass said the charity accepted the need to manage the decline of cheques, but said they had asked for alternatives to be introduced before a target date for the end of the cheque was set.
The concluding processional plaint was especially poignant, and powerfully served by Vass and his young Festival Orchestra's scorching commitment.
SSRN informed Vass this week that his paper, "Will More Venture Capital Spur Regional Innovation?" was recently listed on SSRN's Top Ten download list for: PSN: International Lending (Topic).
Lt Capt William Albert Ernest Vass had kept a box full of items of his kit and photographs including a whistle he blew to send troops over the top.
On the rostrum George Vass directed his youthful and espert Festival Orchestra in attractive works by extant composers sandwiched between 20th century neo-classical masterworks by Lennox Berkeley and Stravinsky.
The article stated that Sajin de Vass Gunawardena has issued a condolence message on the demise of the late Radhakrishnan Padayachchee at the State Funeral held in South Africa.
The couple were left devastated when Jane, who had one-year-old daughter Imogen with Vass, was taken from them unnecessarily and they now want to see a review of the 1976 Bail Act which allowed the violent 30-year-old to be freed on bail.
Vass, 30, was arrested at about 7.30am yesterday in his ex-partner's village of Barrowford, near Nelson, Lancashire.
Vass, 30, was arrested at about 7.30am on Monday in his ex-partner's village of Barrowford, near Nelson, Lancashire.