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A group of vases get a fresh update with geometric patterns, while a coat of pale blue paint brightens up a basic midcentury-style desk.
Peony’s visual pleasures extend to the interior, decorated with Chinese pottery, brass and vases of silk peonies.
Wind gusts have tipped over the prayer candles and glass vases.
Inside the lobby -- with its high ceilings, towering columns, grand stairwells, Burmese vases, and romantic balconies -- attempts to capture the atmosphere of a bygone era.
Mr. Nigro’s ziggurat-like vases come apart to accommodate lacquering inside and out.
Give it a swirl Adding style and polish to a bunch of mismatched vases can be as simple as, well, adding polish.
A sparkling chandelier with cascading floral wreaths was centered by swaths of snowy drapes arcing from the ceiling, and white hydrangeas in crystal vases topped elegantly appointed tables at the Msgr.
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Origin and Etymology of vas
borrowed from New Latin vās, vāsus, going back to Latin, “container, vessel,” going back to Italic *wāss- of obscure origin
First Known Use: 1651See Words from the same year
Definition of vas-
1 : vessel: such asa : blood vessel vasomotorb : vas deferens vasectomy
2 : vascular and vasovagal
3 : vasomotor vasoactive
Origin and Etymology of vas-
New Latin, from Latin vas
Medical Definition of VAS
visual analog scale
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