Definitions for VIALˈvaɪ əl, vaɪl
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phial, vial, ampule, ampul, ampoule(noun)
a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)
A glass vessel or bottle, especially a small bottle used to store medicine or perfume.
To put or keep in, or as in, a vial.
Origin: viole, fiole, fiole. From word φιάλη. See also 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
to put in a vial or vials
Origin: [OE. viole, fiole, F. fiole. See Phial.]
A vial is a small glass or plastic vessel or bottle, often used to store medication as liquids, powders or capsules. They can also be used as sample vessels; for instance, in autosampler devices in analytical chromatography. Modern vials are often made of plastics such as polypropylene.
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