English-Swedish translation of retort

Translation of the word retort from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

retort in Swedish

answernoun genmäle [n], replik [u]
  comebacknoun smart svar [n], svar : på tal [n], genmäle [n]
  answerverb svara skarpt, ge svar på tal, bita ifrån sig
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Definitions of retort
1. retort - a vessel where substances are distilled or decomposed by heat
  vessel a craft designed for water transportation
  still an apparatus used for the distillation of liquids; consists of a vessel in which a substance is vaporized by heat and a condenser where the vapor is condensed
  alembic an obsolete kind of container used for distillation; two retorts connected by a tube
1. retort - answer back
  repay, return, riposte, rejoin
  reply, respond, answer respond favorably or as hoped; "The cancer responded to the aggressive therapy"
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laboratory, a retort is a glassware device used for distillation or dry distillation of substances. It consists of a spherical vessel with a long downward-pointing neck. The liquid to be distilled is placed in the vessel and heated.

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