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Definition of Flask
FlaskFlask Flask, n. [AS. flasce, flaxe; akin to D. flesch, OHG.
flasca, G. flasche, Icel. & Sw. flaska, Dan. flaske, OF.
flasche, LL. flasca, flasco; of uncertain origin; cf. L.
vasculum, dim. of vas a vessel, Gr. ?, ?, ?. Cf. Flagon,
1. A small bottle-shaped vessel for holding fluids; as, a
flask of oil or wine.
2. A narrow-necked vessel of metal or glass, used for various
purposes; as of sheet metal, to carry gunpowder in; or of
wrought iron, to contain quicksilver; or of glass, to heat
water in, etc.
3. A bed in a gun carriage. [Obs.] --Bailey.
4. (Founding) The wooden or iron frame which holds the sand,
etc., forming the mold used in a foundry; it consists of
two or more parts; viz., the cope or top; sometimes, the
cheeks, or middle part; and the drag, or bottom part. When
there are one or more cheeks, the flask is called a three
part flask, four part flask, etc.
Erlenmeyer flask, a thin glass flask, flat-bottomed and
cone-shaped to allow of safely shaking its contents
laterally without danger of spilling; -- so called from
Erlenmeyer, a German chemist who invented it.
Florence flask. [From Florence in Italy.]
(a) Same as Betty, n., 3.
(b) A glass flask, round or pear-shaped, with round or
flat bottom, and usually very thin to allow of heating
Pocket flask, a kind of pocket dram bottle, often covered
with metal or leather to protect it from breaking.
Meaning of Flask from wikipedia
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in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Flask
to: Hip flask
, a small container
used to carry
a small amount
of liquid Laboratory flask
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- An Erlenmeyer flask
, also known
as a conical flask
(British English) or a titration flask
, is a type of laboratory flask which features
a flat bottom,...
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- A vacuum flask
as a Dewar flask
, Dewar bottle
or thermos) is an insulating storage vessel
that greatly lengthens
the time over which
- A volumetric flask
or graduated flask
) is a piece
apparatus, a type of laboratory flask
- Round-bottom flasks
or RB flasks
) are types
of flasks having spherical bottoms
used as laboratory
- Laboratory flasks
that fall into the category
of laboratory equipment known
as gl****ware. In laboratory
- A Florence flask
is a type of flask
used as an item of laboratory
gl****ware and is named after
the city Florence. It is used as a container...
, also known
as a vacuum flask
, filter flask
, suction flask
, side-arm flask
, Kitasato flask
or Bunsen flask
, is a thick-walled Erlenmeyer flask
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