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An Erlenmeyer flask is a type of laboratory flask with a conical base and cylindrical neck.

An Erlenmeyer flask is a type of laboratory flask with a conical base and cylindrical neck. The flask is named after its inventor, German chemist Emil Erlenmeyer, who made the first Erlenmeyer flask in 1861.

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Although a staple of legitimate laboratory work, Erlenmeyer flasks can be used to make illegal drugs. Some places require permits in order to purchase Erlenmeyer flasks and similar glassware.

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