Definition of

Carboy

  1. (noun, artifact) a large bottle for holding corrosive liquids; usually cushioned in a special container

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Carboy

Hypernyms: bottle

Origin of the word Carboy

  1. "large globular bottle covered with basketwork," 1753, probably from Pers. qarabah "large flagon." more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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