Engler flask

noun
En·gler flask | \ˈeŋ(g)lə(r)-\

Definition of Engler flask 

: a standard distilling flask usually of 100-milliliter capacity used to determine the volatility characteristics of petroleum products (such as gasoline, naphtha, or kerosine)

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History and Etymology for Engler flask

after Karl Engler †1925 German chemist

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