from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A hollow vessel, usually of salt-glazed stoneware, either egg-shaped or cylindric, with three necks at the top and an exit-tap at one side near the bottom: used in the condensation of acids on a manufacturing scale: essentially a Woulfe's bottle.
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