vacuum bottle

vacuum bottle
flask with double walls separated by vacuum; used to maintain substances at high or low temperatures
Syn: ↑vacuum flask
Hypernyms: ↑flask
Hyponyms: ↑Dewar flask, ↑Dewar, ↑thermos, ↑thermos bottle, ↑thermos flask

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ˈvacuum flask [vacuum flask] (also flask) (both BrE) (US ˈvacuum bottle) noun
a container like a bottle with double walls with a ↑vacuum between them, used for keeping liquids hot or cold
See also:flask

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • vacuum bottle — a bottle or flask having a vacuum liner that prevents the escape of heat from hot contents, usually liquids, or the entrance of heat into cold contents; thermos. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • vacuum bottle — vac′uum bot tle n. phs a bottle or flask having a double wall enclosing a vacuum to retard heat transfer; thermos • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • vacuum bottle — noun Date: 1910 thermos …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vacuum bottle — thermos …   English contemporary dictionary

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