They were the alembics in which thought was fused and crystallized.
Gunpowder issued from our alembics; nay, we have mastered the lightning.
He found a door, but it led into a closet, filled with alembics and other equipment.
Do they not have pictures of furnaces, alembics, and the various utensils employed in cooking the chemical agents?
These memories Bacon sought in alembics, ...