Geissler bulb

noun
Geiss·​ler bulb | \ ˈgīslə(r)- \

Definition of Geissler bulb

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

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History and Etymology for Geissler bulb

after Heinrich Geissler †1879 German mechanic

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“Geissler bulb.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Geissler%20bulb. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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