apothecary jar


a small, covered jar, formerly used by druggists to hold pharmaceuticals, now chiefly in household use to hold spices, candies, cosmetics, etc., and sometimes decorated, as a lamp base or flower vase.

Nearby words

  1. apostrophize,
  2. apothecaries weight,
  3. apothecaries' measure,
  4. apothecaries' weight,
  5. apothecary,
  6. apothecium,
  7. apothegm,
  8. apothem,
  9. apotheosis,
  10. apotheosize

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