Engler flask

noun En·gler flask \ˈeŋ(g)lə(r)-\

Definition of Engler flask

  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of engler flask

after Karl Engler †1925 German chemist


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