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Vial vs. Ampoule

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Vialnoun

A glass vessel or bottle, especially a small tube-shaped bottle used to store medicine, perfume or other chemical.

Ampoulenoun

A small hermetically sealed vial, often used to contain a sterile solution suitable for injection.

Vialverb

(transitive) To put or keep in, or as in, a vial.

Ampoulenoun

same as ampule.

Vialnoun

A small bottle, usually of glass; a little glass vessel with a narrow aperture intended to be closed with a stopper; as, a vial of medicine.

‘Take thou this vial, being then in bed,And this distilled liquor drink thou off.’;

Ampoulenoun

a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)

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Vialverb

To put in a vial or vials.

Ampoulenoun

a small sealed glass capsule containing a liquid, especially a measured quantity ready for injecting

‘an ampoule of adrenaline’;

Vialnoun

a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)

Ampoule

An ampoule (also ampul and ampule) is a small sealed vial which is used to contain and preserve a sample, usually a solid or liquid. Ampoules are usually made of glass.

Vial

A vial (also known as a phial or flacon) is a small glass or plastic vessel or bottle, often used to store medication as liquids, powders or capsules. They can also be used as scientific sample vessels; for instance, in autosampler devices in analytical chromatography.

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