noun, plural va·sa [vey-suh] /ˈveɪ sə/. Anatomy, Zoology, Botany.
- varying hare,
- varèse, edgard,
- vas deferens,
- vas efferens,
- vasa brevia
Origin of vas
Examples from the Web for vas
Vasalgel, a reversible form of male birth control, just took one step closer to your vas deferens.
Vasalgel, a reversible, non-hormonal polymer that blocks the vas deferens, is about to enter human trials.
One of the things I love to do is offload a bunch of tasks to my VAs around 9PM each night.Just Don’t Do It: Why You Should Outsource More of Your Life|Ari Meisel|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Cicely vas not young when she last used the old psalm-book.Sabbath in Puritan New England|Alice Morse Earle
I vas not by der ship before dis cruise, replied the German.Dave Darrin and the German Submarines|H. Irving Hancock
Zhentlemens, I have shuse complete my great secret; it vas de study of my whole life; I have shuse succeed.Sheppard Lee, Vol. II (of 2)|Robert Montgomery Bird
Herr Tracy, why haf you not said you vas a so sublime aartist?The American Claimant|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
I vas know Adrian Brackel vell—he sell de powders dat empty men's stomach, and fill him's own purse.Peveril of the Peak|Sir Walter Scott
noun plural vasa (ˈveɪsə)
Word Origin for vas
plural vasa, Latin, literally "vessel." Vas deferens (plural vasa defferentia) is from 1570s.