Gallipot Gal"li*pot, n. [Prob. fr. OD. gleypot, the first part of which is possibly akin to E. glad. See {Glad}, and {Pot}.] A glazed earthen pot or vessel, used by druggists and apothecaries for containing medicines, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gallipot — Gallipot, s. Fichtenharz …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • gallipot — gallipot1 [gal′i pät΄] n. [ME galy pott, prob. < galeie, GALLEY + pott, POT1: ? because shipped in galleys from Italy] a small pot or jar of glazed earthenware, esp. one used by druggists as a container for medicine gallipot2 [gal′i pät΄] n.… …   English World dictionary

  • gallipot — sakai statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Derva, išsiskirianti iš pažeistų spygliuočių medžių audinių. atitikmenys: angl. galipot; gallipot; oleoresin; resin; soft; turpentine rus. живица ryšiai: sinonimas – gyvsakiai …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • gallipot — noun Etymology: Middle English galy pott Date: 15th century 1. a small usually ceramic vessel 2. archaic druggist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gallipot — gallipot1 /gal euh pot /, n. a small glazed pot used by apothecaries for medicines, confections, or the like. [1425 75; late ME galy pott. See GALLEY, POT1] gallipot2 /gal euh pot /, n. galipot. * * * …   Universalium

  • gallipot — noun A small glazed earthenware jar once used by apothecaries for holding ointment and medicine …   Wiktionary

  • gallipot — gal·li·pot gal ə .pät n a small usu. ceramic vessel with a small mouth esp one used by apothecaries to hold medicines …   Medical dictionary

  • Gallipot — Gal|li|pot 〈[ po:] m.; Gen.: s; Pl.: unz.〉 = Galipot …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • gallipot — gal·li·pot || gælɪpÉ‘t / pÉ’t n. small glazed clay pot that druggists and apothecaries used in the past for medicines; (Archaic) pharmacist …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gallipot — [ galɪpɒt] noun historical a small pot used to hold medicines or ointments. Origin ME: prob. from galley + pot1 (because the pots were brought from the Mediterranean in galleys) …   English new terms dictionary

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