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bottle / CL: 個|个
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  *瓶* | 瓶* | *瓶
bottle / vase / pitcher / CL: 個|个 / classifier for wine and liquids
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  *瓶* | 瓶* | *瓶
variant of
flower vase / fig. just a pretty face / CL: 對|对
accumulator / battery (for storing electricity)
neck of a bottle / (fig.) bottleneck / problem that impedes progress
bottled
baby's feeding bottle
gas cylinder / air bottle / air tank (diving)
Jinpingmei or the Golden Lotus (1617), Ming dynasty vernacular novel, formerly notorious and banned for its sexual content
porcelain bottle
laboratory flask
bottle cork / bottle stopper
(derog.) (of a woman) to bring one's children into a second marriage / children by a previous marriage
Erlenmeyer flask
medicine bottle
ampoule (loanword)
thermos
infusion bag or bottle (for an IV)
measuring flask / graduated measuring cylinder
Jinpingmei or the Golden Lotus (1617), Ming dynasty vernacular novel, formerly notorious and banned for its sexual content
thermos
lit. to guard one's mouth like a closed bottle (idiom); tight-lipped / reticent / not breathing a word
dabbler / dilettante who speaks as though he were an expert
jug
ampoule
Aquarius (constellation and sign of the zodiac) / also called 水瓶座
silver bottle
Aquarius (star sign)
bottle opener
message in a bottle
lit. a full bottle makes no sound; a half-filled bottle sloshes (idiom) / fig. empty vessels make the most noise
lit. if you tap a half-empty bottle it makes a sound (idiom) / fig. empty vessels make the most noise / one who has a little knowledge likes to show off, but one who is truly knowledgeable is modest
"infusion clan", patients who prefer medication by drip rather than orally or by injection etc
inkstand
ampoule (loanword)
plastic bottle
to put sb on an intravenous drip
old wine in a new bottle (idiom)
old wine in a new bottle (idiom)
thermos flask or bottle
retort / bottle with curved neck
Aquarius (constellation and sign of the zodiac)
dripper / pipette
thermos bottle / vacuum bottle / hot water dispenser (appliance) / CL: 個|个
Molotov cocktail
pin (ten-pin bowling)
corkscrew
jar / flask / vase / bottle
preform
bottleneck
bottle-nosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)
to make a breakthrough
lit. new wine in old bottles; fig. new concepts in an old framework / (loan idiom from Matthew 9:17, but fig. meaning is opposite)
flask
corkage fee
battery-powered vehicle


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