Florence flask love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun etc. See the nouns.

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  • noun chemistry 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.

Etymologies

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

[After Florence, from the use of similar flasks for certain Italian wines.]

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Florence + flask.

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