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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bot·tle /ˈbɑtḷ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 bot·tle /ˈbɑtḷ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bot·tle n.
 1. A hollow vessel, usually of glass or earthenware (but formerly of leather), with a narrow neck or mouth, for holding liquids.
 2. The contents of a bottle; as much as a bottle contains; as, to drink a bottle of wine.
 3. Fig.: Intoxicating liquor; as, to drown one's reason in the bottle.
 Note:Bottle is much used adjectively, or as the first part of a compound.
 Bottle ale, bottled ale. [Obs.] --Shak.
 Bottle brush, a cylindrical brush for cleansing the interior of bottles.
 Bottle fish Zool., a kind of deep-sea eel (Saccopharynx ampullaceus), remarkable for its baglike gullet, which enables it to swallow fishes two or three times its won size.
 Bottle flower. Bot. Same as Bluebottle.
 Bottle glass, a coarse, green glass, used in the manufacture of bottles. --Ure.
 Bottle gourd Bot., the common gourd or calabash (Lagenaria Vulgaris), whose shell is used for bottles, dippers, etc.
 Bottle grass Bot., a nutritious fodder grass (Setaria glauca and Setaria viridis); -- called also foxtail, and green foxtail.
 Bottle tit Zool., the European long-tailed titmouse; -- so called from the shape of its nest.
 Bottle tree Bot., an Australian tree (Sterculia rupestris), with a bottle-shaped, or greatly swollen, trunk.
 Feeding bottle, Nursing bottle, a bottle with a rubber nipple (generally with an intervening tube), used in feeding infants.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bot·tle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bottled p. pr. & vb. n. Bottling ] To put into bottles; to inclose in, or as in, a bottle or bottles; to keep or restrain as in a bottle; as, to bottle wine or porter; to bottle up one's wrath.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bot·tle, n.  A bundle, esp. of hay. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: glass or plastic vessel; cylindrical with a narrow neck; no
      2: the quantity contained in a bottle [syn: bottleful]
      v 1: store (liquids or gases) in bottles
      2: put into bottles; "bottle the mineral water"

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    a vessel made of skins for holding wine (Josh. 9:4. 13; 1 Sam.
    16:20; Matt. 9:17; Mark 2:22; Luke 5:37, 38), or milk (Judg.
    4:19), or water (Gen. 21:14, 15, 19), or strong drink (Hab.
      Earthenware vessels were also similarly used (Jer. 19:1-10; 1
    Kings 14:3; Isa. 30:14). In Job 32:19 (comp. Matt. 9:17; Luke
    5:37, 38; Mark 2:22) the reference is to a wine-skin ready to
    burst through the fermentation of the wine. "Bottles of wine" in
    the Authorized Version of Hos. 7:5 is properly rendered in the
    Revised Version by "the heat of wine," i.e., the fever of wine,
    its intoxicating strength.
      The clouds are figuratively called the "bottles of heaven"
    (Job 38:37). A bottle blackened or shrivelled by smoke is
    referred to in Ps. 119:83 as an image to which the psalmist
    likens himself.