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vial


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Vial  \Vi"al\,  n.  [OE.  viole,  fiole,  F.  fiole.  See  {Phial}.] 
  A  small  bottle,  usually  of  glass;  a  little  glass  vessel  with 
  a  narrow  aperture  intended  to  be  closed  with  a  stopper;  as  a 
  vial  of  medicine.  [Written  also  {phial}.] 
 
  Take  thou  this  vial,  being  then  in  bed,  And  this 
  distilled  liquor  thou  off  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Vial  \Vi"al\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Vialed}or  {Vialled};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Vialing}  or  {Vialling}.] 
  To  put  in  a  vial  or  vials.  ``Precious  vialed  liquors.'' 
  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  vial 
  n  :  a  bottle  that  contains  a  drug  (especially  a  sealed  sterile 
  container  for  injection  by  needle)  [syn:  {phial},  {ampule}, 
  {ampul},  {ampoule}] 




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