Basin vs Flask - What's the difference?
As a proper noun basin
is a cdp in montana.
As a noun flask is
pork (meat of a pig).
A bowl for washing, often affixed to a wall.
(geography) An area of land from which water drains into a specific river.
, author=Douglas Larson
, title=Runaway Devils Lake
, volume=100, issue=1, page=46
, passage=Devils Lake is where I began my career as a limnologist in 1964, studying the lake’s neotenic salamanders and chironomids, or midge flies. […] The Devils Lake Basin' is an endorheic, or closed, ' basin
covering about 9,800 square kilometers in northeastern North Dakota.}}
(geography) A rock formation scooped out by water erosion.
* (bowl) sink
* basin of attraction
* catchment basin
* Chad Basin
* drainage basin
* oceanic basin
* sedimentary basin
* Tarim Basin
A narrow-necked vessel of metal or glass, used for various purposes; as of sheet metal, to carry gunpowder in; or of wrought iron, to contain quicksilver; or of glass, to heat water in, etc.
A container used to discreetly carry a small amount of a hard alcoholic beverage; a pocket flask.
(sciences) Laboratory glassware used to hold larger volumes than test tubes, normally having a narrow mouth of a standard size which widens to a flat or spherical base.
(engineering) A container for holding a casting mold, especially for sand casting molds.
A bed in a gun carriage.