Syracuse watch glass

noun
Syr·​a·​cuse watch glass | \ˈsir-ə-ˌkyüs-, -ˌkyüz- \

Medical Definition of Syracuse watch glass 

: 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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