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kilner jar meaning

  "kilner jar" in a sentence
  • /kilˈnər jär/
      noun
      A glass jar with an airtight lid, used for preserving fruit and vegetables
      ORIGIN: From the original manufacturer's name
  • jar:    Noun: jar &nb ...
  • jar on:    jar on sb/sth to m ...
  • bell jar:    Noun: bell jar&nbs ...

Examples

  1. The Kilner Jar was originally made by a firm of glass bottlemakers from Yorkshire called Kilner.
  2. He also designed a range of tableware, the Kilner jar and a collectable range of decorated tumblers.
  3. In the United Kingdom home bottling is done with Kilner jars in a similar way to the Mason jars in the USA, and although old-style Kilner jars have a glass lid without a " dimple " more recent varieties do.
  4. In the United Kingdom home bottling is done with Kilner jars in a similar way to the Mason jars in the USA, and although old-style Kilner jars have a glass lid without a " dimple " more recent varieties do.
  5. In 1937, there was a bankruptcy sale, in which the patent rights to the " Kilner Jar " were sold to the United Glass Bottle company along with the rights to the very similar " Mason " jar that had also been made by Kilner.

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