Syracuse watch glass

noun

Syr·​a·​cuse watch glass ˈsir-ə-ˌkyüs-, -ˌkyüz- How to pronounce Syracuse watch glass (audio)
: a small circular flat-bottomed dish of thick glass with a shallow depression used in biology (as for staining, culturing, and various phases of microtechnique)

called also Syracuse dish

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“Syracuse watch glass.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Syracuse%20watch%20glass. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.

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