A portable vessel for liquids, typically cylindrical and often of glass or plastic
with a narrow neck that can be closed.
→ magnetic bottle, → Leyden jar.
From O.Fr. bo(u)teille, from L.L. butticula diminutive of L. buttis
Botri, loan from Fr. bouteille or E. bottle, as above.
Any configuration of → magnetic fields used in the
containment of a → plasma during controlled
→ thermonuclear reaction experiments.
→ magnetic; → bottle.
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