dewar

noun, often capitalized dew·ar \ ˈdü-ər also ˈdyü- \

Definition of dewar

:a glass or metal container made like a vacuum bottle that is used especially for storing liquefied gases called also Dewar flask

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Origin and Etymology of dewar

Sir James Dewar


Dewar

biographical name Dew·ar \ ˈdü-ər , ˈdyü- \

Definition of Dewar

Sir James 1842–1923 Scottish chemist and physicist

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