Kipp's apparatus

/ˈkɪps æpəˌratəs/ (say 'kips apuh.rahtuhs)

noun
an apparatus formerly used in laboratories for the production of a gas (most commonly hydrogen sulphide) which can be made by the action of a liquid on a solid; used especially for the production of hydrogen sulphide.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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