tourill

noun
tou·​rill | \ tu̇ˈril \
plural -s

Definition of tourill

: an absorption vessel in which a gas is passed over a liquid (as for removing moisture or a component of a gas mixture)

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History and Etymology for tourill

German tourill, tourille, perhaps modification of French tourie carboy

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“Tourill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tourill. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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