<chemistry> A round-bottomed glass flask having a long neck; a bolthead.

Origin: F. Matras; perh. So called from its long narrow neck; cf. OF. Matras large arrow, L. Materis, mataris, matara, a Celtic javelin, pike; of Celtic origin.

(01 Mar 1998)

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