[ flak-uh n; French fla-kawn ]
/ ˈflæk ən; French flaˈkɔ̃ /
noun, plural flac·ons [flak-uh nz; French fla-kawn] /ˈflæk ənz; French flaˈkɔ̃/.
a small bottle or flask with a stopper, especially one used for perfume.
Origin of flacon
From French, dating back to 1815–25; see origin at flagon
Words nearby flacon
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British Dictionary definitions for flacon
/ (French flakɔ̃) /
a small stoppered bottle or flask, such as one used for perfume
Word Origin for flacon
C19: from French; see flagon
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