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1. A receptacle having a narrow neck, usually no handles, and a mouth that can be plugged, corked, or capped.
2. The quantity that a bottle holds.
3. A receptacle filled with milk or formula that is fed, as to babies, in place of breast milk.
4. Informal
a. Intoxicating liquor: Don't take to the bottle.
b. The practice of drinking large quantities of intoxicating liquor: Her problem is the bottle.
tr.v. bot·tled, bot·tling, bot·tles
1. To place in a bottle.
2. To hold in; restrain: bottled up my emotions.

[Middle English botel, from Old French botele, from Medieval Latin butticula, diminutive of Late Latin buttis, cask.]

bot′tler n.
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[ˈbɒtld] ADJ bottled beercerveza f de botella
bottled gasgas m de bombona
bottled wateragua f embotellada
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adj winein Flaschen (abgefüllt); gasin Flaschen; beerFlaschen-; fruiteingemacht
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"This powder must not be used before to-morrow morning; but I think it is now cool enough to be bottled."
Tell them to put everything they have cold, on the table, and some bottled ale, and let us taste your very best Madeira.' Issuing these orders with monstrous importance and bustle, Mr.
Under the auspices of the three, the bottled ale and the Madeira were promptly disposed of; and when (the horses being once more put to) they resumed their seats, with the case-bottle full of the best substitute for milk-punch that could be procured on so short a notice, the key-bugle sounded, and the red flag waved, without the slightest opposition on Mr.
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Once considered a yuppie refreshment, bottled water has become a liquid asset for todays active consumer - and a gushing $2.7 billion-a-year national industry.
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