ampoule

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ampoule a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)
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Usage

In literature:

I filled up the jagged hole with another iodine ampoule.
"At Suvla Bay" by John Hargrave
Who has the syringe and the sleep-drug ampoules?
"Temple Trouble" by Henry Beam Piper
He rode always on a white horse, being covered by a magnificent canopy, upheld by the knights of the Sainte Ampoule.
"Historical Tales, Vol. 6 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
Place the ampoules when filled with serum and sealed, in a water-bath at 56 deg.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
There are only three ampoules of this and they also say, maximum dose one ampoule.
"The Lost Kafoozalum" by Pauline Ashwell
He broke open a tiny ampoule, and as the drops of liquid touched it the stout fabric began to disappear.
"Triplanetary" by Edward Elmer Smith
C., without intermediate ampoules, were calibrated by Chappuis in five sections of 20 deg.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1" by Various
It was our ampoule, or holy oil.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 6 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Go about it carefully, Ampoule.
"The Abbess Of Vlaye" by Stanley J. Weyman
Ampoule verre Glass bulb.
"English-French and French-English dictionary of the motor car, cycle, and boat" by Frederick Lucas
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In news:

James Alexander Corp. A large surface area applicator tip is available for the company's plastic ampoule.
A loading station for vials and ampoules.
The new unit-dose ampoules from James Alexander are 2-part systems for multi-component applications that can't be mixed until point-of-use.
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In science:

The sample with nominal composition of SmFeAs0.5P0.5O0.85 was synthesized in a quartz ampoule in the same way as the previous samples. To avoid/minimize possible oxygen contamination from the ampoule, the pellet was completely covered by NaCl powder.
Interplay of composition, structure, magnetism, and superconductivity in SmFeAs1-xPxO1-y
Usually 226Ra sources are in hermetic ampoules which are not passing α partiсles. In this case registered effect is connected to a β and γ radiation completely.
Researches of alpha and beta radioactivity at long-term observations
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