Geissler bulb


Geiss·​ler bulb
: a potash bulb consisting usually of two upper bulbs connected by three lower smaller bulbs
often used in plural

Word History


after Heinrich Geissler †1879 German mechanic

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“Geissler bulb.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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