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Florence flask

Florence flask

noun Flor·ence flask \ˈflr-ən(t)s-, ˈflär-\

Definition of FLORENCE FLASK

:  a round usually flat-bottomed laboratory vessel with a long neck

Origin of FLORENCE FLASK

Florence, Italy; from the use of flasks of this shape for certain Italian wines
First Known Use: 1744

Florence flask

noun Flor·ence flask \ˌflr-ən(t)s-, ˌflär-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FLORENCE FLASK

:  a round usually flat-bottomed laboratory vessel with a long neck

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