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English definition of “phial”

phial

noun [C]   /faɪəl/ mainly UK old-fashioned (US usually vial)
a small glass bottle, especially one containing liquid medicine: a phial of opium/poisonContainers for liquids and gasesMedicine in different forms
(Definition of phial noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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