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ring pull

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Definition of ring pull in English:

noun

British
A ring on a can that is pulled to break the seal in order to open it.
Example sentences
  • He retrieved the can and tugged off the ring pull.
  • He popped the ring pull on his can.
  • All their cans have got ring pulls.

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