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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any container for keeping liquids at almost the same temperature for several hours; vacuum bottle.

Usage examples (35)
  • There are sandwiches, fruit, cookies, and a thermos of hot tea in the picnic basket.
  • The lid of the thermos is an isolated seal, the normal jar comes with a screwtop.
  • My thermos is a red Donald Duck I've had for years.
  • A gas canister and a kettle so you can make a hot brew, plus a thermos will be your best friends up there. for more
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