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

  • It would take several quarts of the improperly distilled water to give a man a fever; the "undissolved particles" were material which had come off the ampoule glass; the mold .
  • But many a Jew in Germany is known to be carrying an ampoule of poison for escape in case of race riot.
  • He was delighted at the "dramatic and complete relaxation" produced by the contents of one 5-cc ampoule injected into a vein.
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  • World's most expensive wine comes to Bloomfield Hills
    The world's most expensive wine, Penfolds Limited Edition Ampoule, will be on display this afternoon during a wine tasting event at Eddie Merlot's in Bloomfield Hills.
    June 18, 2013 - Birmingham Eccentric
  • ReAgent Launches New Ampoule Filling Service
    Specialist chemical manufacturers ReAgent have just launched an ampoule filling service at their Cheshire-based factory. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at
    June 13, 2013 - PRWeb

  • Marcel Duchamp in
    The patron, Walter Arensberg, "had everything money could buy", recalled Duchamp, so he took him something money couldn't buy. "I brought him an ampoule of Paris air."

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