- a vessel or duct.
Origin of vas
- variant of vaso- before a vowel: vasectomy.
Related Words for vasaffectation, charade, conceit, disguise, fake, front, grandiosity, hypocrisy, ostentation, phony, pomposity, pretension, put-on, show, snobbery, splash, vainglory, showboat, showiness, va
Examples from the Web for vas
Contemporary Examples of 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
February 22, 2014
Historical Examples of vas
If you vas not busy I should so like just one half-hour of conversation.Is He Popenjoy?
It vas not so soft, sleeping on Frau Nature's heart in the desert, nicht wahr!The Forbidden Trail
I beg your pardon,' says the artist, 'I quite forgot poor Mary vas dere.Art in England
Johann drew ze fatal nomper, and me vas not necessary to pe Soldat.
Sister Mariechen vas sitting on a pench, and she ask me what I want.
- anatomy zoology a vessel, duct, or tube that carries a fluid
Word Origin for vas
- a variant of vaso-
Word Origin and History for vas
plural vasa, Latin, literally "vessel." Vas deferens (plural vasa defferentia) is from 1570s.
- An anatomical duct or canal conveying any liquid, such as blood, lymph, chyle, or semen.
- Variant ofvaso-