Dewar flask
noun see dewar

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  • Dewar flask — Dewar Dew ar (d[=u] [ e]r), Dewar vessel Dew ar ves sel, Dewar flask Dew ar flask [After Sir James Dewar, British physicist.] A double walled glass vessel for holding liquid air, liquid nitrogen, etc., having the space between the walls exhausted …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dewar (flask) — [do͞o′ər, dyo͞o′ər] n. 〚after Sir James Dewar (1848 1923), Scot chemist & physicist〛 a double walled flask with a vacuum between the walls, which are silvered on the inside, used esp. for storage of liquefied gases: also written dewar * * * …   Universalium

  • Dewar (flask) — [do͞o′ər, dyo͞o′ər] n. [after Sir James Dewar (1848 1923), Scot chemist & physicist] a double walled flask with a vacuum between the walls, which are silvered on the inside, used esp. for storage of liquefied gases: also written dewar …   English World dictionary

  • Dewar (flask) — [do͞o′ər, dyo͞o′ər] n. [after Sir James Dewar (1848 1923), Scot chemist & physicist] a double walled flask with a vacuum between the walls, which are silvered on the inside, used esp. for storage of liquefied gases: also written dewar …   English World dictionary

  • Dewar flask — See also: Vacuum flask Dewar flask. (Deutsches Museum, Munich). A Dewar flask is a vessel designed to provide very good thermal insulation. For instance, when filled with a hot liquid, the vessel will not allow the heat to easily escape, and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Dewar flask — noun vacuum flask that holds liquid air or helium for scientific experiments • Syn: ↑Dewar • Hypernyms: ↑vacuum flask, ↑vacuum bottle * * * noun see dewar * * * Dewar flask /dūˈər fläsk/ noun (sometimes without …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dewar flask — Diuaro indas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Vakuuminis indas, kuriame ilgą laiką galima laikyti skysčius toje pačioje arba labai lėtai kintančioje temperatūroje. Diuaro inde galima laikyti skystą helį, azotą ar pan.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • Dewar flask — Diuaro indas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Dewar flask; Dewar vacuum flask; vacuum bottle vok. Dewar Gefäß, n; Vakuummantelgefäß, n rus. сосуд Дьюара, m pranc. dewar, m; vase de Dewar, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Dewar flask — Diuaro indas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Termosas suskystintoms dujoms laikyti. atitikmenys: angl. Dewar flask; vacuum bottle; vacuum flask; vacuum vessel rus. сосуд Дьюара …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Dewar flask — /ˈdjuə flask/ (say dyoohuh flahsk) noun a double walled silvered glass flask in which the space between the walls is evacuated, used for storing liquids at a low temperature, especially liquid air. {named after Sir James Dewar} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Dewar flask — noun A type of double walled vacuum flask with silver lining. Syn: Dewar vessel …   Wiktionary

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