Pronunciation: (vī'ul, vīl), [key]
—n., v., -aled, -al•ing or (esp. Brit.) -alled, -al•ling.
1. Also,phial.a small container, as of glass, for holding liquids: a vial of rare perfume; a vial of medicine.
2. pour out vials of wrath, to wreak vengeance or express anger: In her preface she pours out vials of wrath on her detractors.
to put into or keep in a vial.
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