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- n. A pressurized canister that ejects its contents from a nozzle when a button is pressed; used especially for paint.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a small can containing a liquid under pressure of a gas that forces the liquid out in an aerosol form when the valve is opened.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a dispenser that holds a substance under pressure and that can release it as a fine spray (usually by means of a propellant gas)
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