phial Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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phialnoun [C]

uk   us   /faɪəl/ mainly UK old-fashioned (US usually vial)
a ​smallglassbottle, ​especially one ​containingliquidmedicine: a phial ofopium/​poison
(Definition of phial from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 小玻璃瓶, (尤指)小药水瓶…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小玻璃瓶, (尤指)小藥水瓶…
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