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English translation: (pharmaceutical) ampule

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12:32 Oct 12, 2000
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: ampoule pharmaceutique
This stands alone in the text without any context to help with the meaning. Is it some type of drug capsule?
English translation:(pharmaceutical) ampule
Explanation:
From LGDT:

Domaine(s)
médecine
pharmacologie


ampule (adef)
A small glass or plastic container capable of being sealed so as to preserve its contents in a sterile condition. (f)
Note(s): Used for containing sterile parenteral solutions. (f)

Abréviation(s):
amp. (ade)
ampul. (d)

Variante(s) orthographique(s):
ampul (d)

Autre(s) langue(s):
ampulla (Latin) (d)


ampoule n f (acegh)
Tube de verre scellé à ses deux extrémités, ou en forme de petits flacons scellés au goulot, contenant une dose précise d'un produit pharmaceutique. (ghi)
Note(s): Les ampoules renferment soit des produits liquides à administrer directement, soit des poudres à dissoudre, dans un solvant délivré dans une autre ampoule. (g)

Abréviation(s):
amp. (c)

[Office de la langue française, 1998]
ampullaTBT17012762
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Summary of answers provided
napharmaceutical vialMeriem Garbay
napharmaceutical phialanne fifield
naampouleNick Smith, BA (Hons.), Dipl. Uebers. (FH Koeln)
na(pharmaceutical) ampule
Yolanda Broad


  

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7 mins
(pharmaceutical) ampule


Explanation:
From LGDT:

Domaine(s)
médecine
pharmacologie


ampule (adef)
A small glass or plastic container capable of being sealed so as to preserve its contents in a sterile condition. (f)
Note(s): Used for containing sterile parenteral solutions. (f)

Abréviation(s):
amp. (ade)
ampul. (d)

Variante(s) orthographique(s):
ampul (d)

Autre(s) langue(s):
ampulla (Latin) (d)


ampoule n f (acegh)
Tube de verre scellé à ses deux extrémités, ou en forme de petits flacons scellés au goulot, contenant une dose précise d'un produit pharmaceutique. (ghi)
Note(s): Les ampoules renferment soit des produits liquides à administrer directement, soit des poudres à dissoudre, dans un solvant délivré dans une autre ampoule. (g)

Abréviation(s):
amp. (c)

[Office de la langue française, 1998]
ampullaTBT17012762


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Yolanda Broad
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11 mins
ampoule


Explanation:
I agree with the previous answer, but ampoule is the more common spelling, certainly in British English.
HTH, Nick

Nick Smith, BA (Hons.), Dipl. Uebers. (FH Koeln)
United Kingdom
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1 hr
pharmaceutical phial


Explanation:
No explanation really. It is a commonly used word, even if I also agree with previously proposed answers. Maybe it depends on the target audience?
Good luck!
Shanasa.


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anne fifield
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2 hrs
pharmaceutical vial


Explanation:
That's what my Mom would tell me!! Did you take your vial of...

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Meriem Garbay
Local time: 10:55
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
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