Definition of Carboys

1. Noun. (plural of carboy) ¹



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Definition of Carboys

1. carboy [n] - See also: carboy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Carboys

carboxypeptidase A
carboxypeptidase B
carboxypeptidase C
carboxypeptidase G
carboxypeptidases
carboxyphenyl
carboxyphenyls
carboxyphosphonoenolpyruvate phosphonomutase
carboxyphosphonoenolpyruvate synthase
carboxyprothrombin
carboxysomal
carboxysome
carboxysomes
carboy
carboyed
carboys (current term)
carbromal
carbs
carbuncle
carbuncled
carbuncles
carbuncular
carbunculation
carbunculations
carbunculosis
carburation
carburations
carburet
carburetant
carburetants

Literary usage of Carboys

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1. Special Bulletin by New York (State). Dept. of Labor (1920)
"While the employees handling these carboys use a great deal of care, carrying them ... During the investigation, many of these carboys were found uncorked, ..."

2. Seeding and Planting: A Manual for the Guidance of Forestry Students by James William Toumey (1916)
"STORAGE ix SEALED CANS, carboys, AND BOXES In recent years many investigators have ... The carboys are placed in a dark cellar having an even temperature of ..."

3. The Revised Reports: Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English by Frederick Pollock, Robert Campbell, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead, Great Britain Courts (1894)
"The insurance was declared by the policy to be " on 40 carboys of vitriol." These carboys were placed on the deck, and carefully lashed to the ship's side. ..."

4. The Manufacture of Alum and the Sulphates and Other Salts of Alumina and Iron by Lucien Geschwind (1901)
"able proportion condenses in the first carboys of the battery, ... Recuperation carboys. minimum, there must be no back pressure in the battery. ..."

5. In the Land of the Lion and Sun, Or, Modern Persia: Being Experiences of by Charles James Wills (1891)
"... and their production—Stirring the liquor—Clearing the wine—My share, and its cost—Improvement by bottling—Wasps—carboys— Covering them—Native manner of ..."

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