Kohlrausch flask

noun
Kohl·​rausch flask | \ ˈkōlˌrau̇sh-\

Definition of Kohlrausch flask

: a volumetric flask that has an enlarged neck and usually holds 100 or 200 milliliters

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History and Etymology for Kohlrausch flask

after Rudolf H. A. Kohlrausch †1858 German physicist

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