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bell jar

n.
A cylindrical glass vessel with a rounded top and an open base, used to protect and display fragile objects or to establish a vacuum or a controlled atmosphere in scientific experiments.

bell jar

n
a bell-shaped glass cover used to protect flower arrangements or fragile ornaments or to cover apparatus in experiments, esp to prevent gases escaping

bell′ jar`


n.
a bell-shaped glass cover designed esp. for protecting objects or for containing gases or a vacuum in chemical experiments.
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Noun1.bell jar - a bell-shaped glass cover used to protect and display delicate objects or to cover scientific apparatus or to contain gasesbell jar - a bell-shaped glass cover used to protect and display delicate objects or to cover scientific apparatus or to contain gases
protective cover, protective covering, protection - a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors"
Translations

bell jar

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bell jar

ncampana di vetro
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I'd love to play the main character, Esther Greenwood, in a British adaptation of The Bell Jar.
Each bell jar is attached to a diaphragm pump providing a continual and equal draw of air through each bell jar - one set up to "smoke" tobacco cigarettes, another to "vape" e-cigarettes and the third used as the control with only air drawn through it.
Each bell jar is attached to a diaphragm pump providing a continual and equal draw of air through each bell jar - one set up to"smoke" tobacco cigarettes, another to "vape" e-cigarettes and the third used as the control with only air drawn through it.
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The group-written Under the Fig Tree explores themes of Sylvia Plath's 'The Bell Jar.'.
From the Jack Dee-winning opening run in 2001, through the notorious Shilpa Shetty affair in 2007, it was a rollercoaster ride of fun and TONIGHT Sylvia Plath: Inside the Bell Jar BBC Two, 9pm It's 55 years since Sylvia Plath's only novel, The Bell Jar, was published in the UK, just a month before she committed suicide.