What Is the Definition of Flask?


The term flask can be used to mean a type of container, most probably a bottle with a narrow neck that is used for various purposes. Some examples of flasks include; the vacuum flask, perfume flask or even a liquor flask.
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[flask, flahsk]
a bottle, usually of glass, having a rounded body and a narrow neck, used especially in laboratory experimentation.
a flat metal or glass bottle for carrying in the pocket: a flask of brandy.
an iron container for shipping mercury, holding a standard commercial unit of 76 pounds (34 kg).
Metallurgy a container into which sand is rammed around a pattern to form a mold.
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