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Dictionary Definition

flask

Noun

1 bottle that has a narrow neck
2 the quantity a flask will hold [syn: flaskful]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Pronunciation

  • fläsk, /flɑːsk/, /flA:sk/
  • flăsk, /flæsk/, /fl

Extensive Definition

Flask may refer to:
  • Vacuum flask a container designed to keep warm drinks warm and refrigerated drinks cold
  • Hip flask, a small container used to carry a small amount of liquid
  • Laboratory flask, laboratory glassware for holding larger volumes than simple test tubes
  • Flask (band), a six-piece rock/indie group that performed mainly in the North East of England during the late 1990s
  • Flask (foundry) a container without a top or bottom, with sides only, used to hold molding sand.
  • FLASK, the Flux Advanced Security Kernel, an operating system security architecture
  • Mercury is traded in flasks containing 76 pounds (34.473 kg) of the metal
flask in Bulgarian: Колба
flask in Spanish: Matraz
flask in Polish: Kolba

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