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English definition of “collecting flask”

collecting flask

noun [C]     specialized
a wide glass container with a flat base, used in scientific work for collecting liquidsLaboratory equipment
(Definition of collecting flask noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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