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Originally appearing in Volume V03, Page 571 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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BEAKER (Scottish bicker, Lat. bicarium, Ger. Becher, a drinking-bowl), a large wide-mouthed drinking-cup or laboratory vessel. See DRINKING-VESSELS.
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