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bot·tle

(bot'tĕl),
A container for liquids.

bottle

/bot·tle/ (bot´'l) a hollow narrow-necked vessel of glass or other material.
wash bottle 
1. a flexible squeeze-bottle with delivery tube, or one with two tubes through the cork, so arranged that blowing into one forces a stream of liquid from the other; used in washing chemical materials.
2. one containing some washing fluid, through which gases are passed for the purpose of freeing them from impurities.

bottle

Drug slang
A regional term for a vial of crack cocaine or amphetamines.

Vox populi
A vessel, usually of glass or earthenware, formerly of leather, generally used to hold liquids, which is enclosed except for the point of entry or egress marked by a narrow neck/mouth.

bot·tle

(bot'ĕl)
A container for liquids.

Patient discussion about bottle

Q. I get the most from her company than from the bottle. My wife is 2 months pregnant. I love to drink only if she gives company. I get the most from her company than from the bottle. Is it okay to drink when pregnant?

A. If you love your wife, you ought not drink in front of her. She shouldn't be drinking either, for the health of the baby. After all, what the mother consumes, the baby does too. I don't think there is a magic filter protecting the baby other than what the mother does. I wish you both well.

More discussions about bottle
References in classic literature ?
cried Dolokhov, hammering with the bottle on the window sill to attract attention.
Kwaque, you black blood-drinker, run n' fetch 'm one fella bottle stop 'm along icey-chestis.
He selected a small gold bottle with a pepper- box top, so that the powder might be sprinkled on any object through the small holes.
I observed that these bottles had labels about their necks, and that these labels were inscribed "Kirschenwasser.
As aeronauts lighten the load they carry, when they wish to rise, similarly Durdles has lightened the wicker bottle in coming up.
To set the mind of his mistress at rest, he took a sip (amounting in quantity to a pint or thereabouts) from the stone bottle, and then smacked his lips, winked his eye, and nodded his head.
She snatched the bottle out of my hands--drank off another dram, shook her head at me, and ejaculated lamentably: "My nerves, my nerves
The conditions that he made with me, before parting with the secret of the Dutch bottle, were, that I should take the fortune, and that he should take his Mound and no more.
I snatched in the darkness, and my fingers caught a bottle of burgundy.
It happened that the eldest wanted to go into the forest to hew wood, and before he went his mother gave him a beautiful sweet cake and a bottle of wine in order that he might not suffer from hunger or thirst.
It won't be the first time I've dined off a bottle of beer, and my mind's never clearer than when I do.
I remember he wore a brown Cardigan jacket, and I know precisely the spot, in the midst of the array of bottles, from which he took the bottle of red-coloured syrup.