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crown cork

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Definition of crown cork in English:

noun

A metal bottle cap with a crimped edge.
Example sentences
  • There set a smoked blue, round-long neck decanter with a delicate chiseled crown cork.
  • Another pleasurable August holidays experience involving the train was placing crown corks (soft drink caps) on the train line and when they were flattened turning them into spinners by running marling or cord through them.
  • It also makes crown corks for the beverage industry and is a large scale printer of tinplate sheets for other can makers.

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