Florence flask love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A round flatbottom flask with a long neck, used in laboratory work.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A glass flask with a round body used in a laboratory for holding chemical liquids and solutions. Normally with a round bottom for uniform heating, but may have a flattened base to stand on a flat surface without support.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A glass flask, round or pear-shaped, with round or flat bottom, and usually very thin to allow of heating solutions.
  • n. See under Flask.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. etc. See the nouns.

Etymologies

After Florence , from the use of similar flasks for certain Italian wines.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Florence + flask. (Wiktionary)

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