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graduated cylinder

noun
1.
a narrow, cylindrical container marked with horizontal lines to represent units of measurement and used to precisely measure the volume of liquids.
Origin of graduated cylinder
1945-1950
1945-50
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noun

a container for liquid with a wider base gradually narrowing to the top and marked with a graded scale; also called graduated flask

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