ampuleor less commonly
Definition of ampoule
1 : a hermetically sealed small bulbous glass vessel that is used to hold a solution for hypodermic injection
2 : a vial resembling an ampoule
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Origin and Etymology of ampoule
Middle English ampulle flask, from Old English & Anglo-French; Old English ampulle & Anglo-French ampuille, from Latin ampulla
First Known Use: 1886See Words from the same year
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