Erlenmeyer flask

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Er·len·mey·er flask | \ ˈər-lən-ˌmī(-ə)r- , ˈer-lən- \

Definition of Erlenmeyer flask 

: a flat-bottomed conical laboratory flask

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First Known Use of Erlenmeyer flask

1886, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Erlenmeyer flask

Emil Erlenmeyer

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The first known use of Erlenmeyer flask was in 1886

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Erlenmeyer flask

noun
Er·len·mey·er flask | \ ˌər-lən-ˌmī(-ə)r- , ˌer-lən- \

Medical Definition of Erlenmeyer flask 

: a flat-bottomed conical flask whose shape allows the contents to be swirled without danger of spilling

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