Florence flask

noun
Flor·​ence flask | \ ˈflȯr-ən(t)s- How to pronounce Florence flask (audio) , ˈflär- How to pronounce Florence flask (audio) \

Definition of Florence flask

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

First Known Use of Florence flask

1744, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Florence flask

Florence, Italy; from the use of flasks of this shape for certain Italian wines

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“Florence flask.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Florence%20flask. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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Florence flask

noun
Flor·​ence flask | \ ˌflȯr-ən(t)s-, ˌflär- How to pronounce Florence flask (audio) \

Medical Definition of Florence flask

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

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