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Synonyms for canister

a metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm

metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour


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The canister will then be transferred to the LAEC's headquarters, the source said.
Tabacon, as early as November 2012, proposed to the DOE that the tin butane canister be replaced with a stainless canister as he developed his own and had it registered with the Intellectual Property Office in his name, batting to make it as the Philippine National Standard.
Lenox has had stoneware and porcelain canisters in its lineup for a while.
He said: "She was absolutely dumbfounded, as was I, at what was inside the canister.
The Biomet Safety Station eliminates red-bag waste associated with traditional disposable suction canister systems while protecting employees from fluid exposure risks common with current disposal practices.
To better meet the growing needs of pharmaceutical producers and packagers worldwide, Clariant Healthcare Packaging is introducing new, high-capacity desiccant packet and canister production capabilities.
The approximately 3,500 copper canisters have a handmade quality; they are at turns burnished or dull; corrosion blooms wildly from the leaden seams and across the surfaces of many of the cans.
For units that have been hit by chemical attacks, change the canister every 30 days.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 3, 2013-BAE Systems wins contract worth USD40m for Naval canister production(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
developer and designer of premier coffee products, announced the expansion of its popular coffee canister product line with the unveiling of the Coffee Vault, an affordable, high-quality canister for the home that keeps coffee beans and grounds fresher longer.
Multisorb Technologies introduced its new APA-9000 high-speed canister dispenser for healthcare product packaging applications.
The canister is one of many on the market meant to keep camper's food and necessities safe and secure, away from rummaging bear paws.
A WOMAN camper suffered horrific burns when a gas canister exploded.
3% of predicted [[+ or -] SD]) with chronic respiratory insufficiency who randomly performed, on 2 consecutive days, a standardized 6-min walking test using two different modalities: a full-weight oxygen canister transported using a small wheeled cart and pulled by the patient (Aid modality) or full-weight oxygen canister carried on the patient's shoulder (No-Aid modality).