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1. A large vessel, usually of metal or pottery, with a handle and spout and often a lid, used for holding wine or other liquors.
2. The quantity of liquid that such a vessel can hold.
[Middle English, from Old French flacon, from Late Latin flascō, flascōn-, bottle; see flask.]
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1. (Brewing) a large bottle of wine, cider, etc
2. (Brewing) a vessel having a handle, spout, and narrow neck
[C15: from Old French flascon, from Late Latin flascō, probably of Germanic origin; see flask]
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1. a large bottle for wine, liquors, etc.
2. a container for holding liquids with a handle, a spout, and usu. a cover.
[1425–75; late Middle English, variant of flakon < Middle French fla(s)con < Late Latin flascōnem, acc. of flascō]
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|Noun||1.||flagon - a large metal or pottery vessel with a handle and spout; used to hold alcoholic beverages (usually wine)|
vessel - an object used as a container (especially for liquids)
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flagon[ˈflægən] N (approx) → jarro m; (as measure) botella de unos dos litros
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
flagon[ˈflægən] n → bonbonne f
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Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
flagon[ˈflægən] n → bottiglione m
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