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re·tort

(rē-tŏrt'),
1. A flasklike vessel with a long neck passing outward, once used in distilling.
2. A small furnace.
[Mediev. L. retorta, fem. pp. of retorqueo, pp. -tortus, to twist or bend back]

retort

(rē-tort′, rē′tort″) [L. retortus, bent back]
A flasklike, long-necked vessel whose neck usually projects to the side, used in distillation.

retort

a globular, long-necked vessel used in distillation.
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While foods in metal cans and glass jars are expected to maintain their traditional role as mainstay packages for retorted products, plastic containers most certainly will continue to gain market share of the category.
Agricultural sectors in outlying areas craving socio-economic development, such as Blbek-Hermel must receive full presidential attention in the form of tangible policies Hajj-Hassan retorted.
The 1850s oil was extracted from the shale using a horizontal gas retort that typically held and retorted about 50 kg per day.
When Burleson retorted with a four-letter word, Bleiberg ejected Burleson and the two were soon eye-to-eye.
TULC" is produced in two versions-one for carbonated beverages and the other for noncarbonated products (including retorted, pourable foods).
With Shaka[TM], the quality of a retorted product can closely mimic that of one which has been aseptically processed.
Those postulated solutions must lay ground for a universal social security network, he retorted.
At processing kukersite oil shale in vertical (Kiviter) retorts, high content of organics in retorted shale is a serious problem.
AGV transfers retorted stacks to the de-stacker conveyor.
Fayyad perceived a high national interest in holding the elections right on time and retorted that any extension of any dates-due would signify the existence of negative snags ahead.
X-Ray diffraction is used to analyze the separated and purified products from the calcined semicoke derived from the circular cross-type retorted Huadian oil shale.
GMP regulations require that each retort basket or crate containing retorted product be plainly and conspicuously market with a heat-sensitive indicator (or other effective means) that will visually indicate whether the unit has been thermally processed.