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conical flask

noun [C] uk   specialized us  
a glass container with a flat base, a wide, rounded body, and a long neck, used in scientific work
Translations of “conical flask”
in Chinese (Traditional) 錐形瓶…
in Chinese (Simplified) 锥形瓶…
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