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What is a glass stirring rod?

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December 13, 2015 5:53PM

It's a short piece of cylindrical glass, usually about 12 cm long. It's used for stirring chemicals together. It's useful because glass is inert to most chemicals and won't contaminate anything.

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July 08, 2015 7:36PM

It is a glass rod, which is a little larger than a pencil which has a blob at the end and is used to stir or mix liquids in a lab. Plastic versions are used as cocktail stirrers.