Meaning of “ampoule” in the English Dictionary

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"ampoule" in British English

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ampoulenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈæm.puːl/ us /ˈæm.puːl/ US also ampule, us /ˈæm.pjuːl/ uk

Examples from literature

  • The ampoule of iodine carried by the wounded man is broken, and its contents are poured over and around the wound, after which the field dressing is applied. 

(Definition of “ampoule” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)