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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 LPG-refilled butane canisters I first produced were just intended for friends, and then in 2008, I opened a business selling these,' Tabacon recalled.
The resolution quoted its strong disagreement on recycling and refilling of butane canisters/cartridges, citing that each canister must be labelled for one-time use only.
Lenox has had stoneware and porcelain canisters in its lineup for a while.
The truck driver, Edmar Luad, 21, and a resident of Naga City, was able to jump off the truck before the canisters exploded.
During the huge airbag recall, 11 US deaths were linked to canisters exploding.
Head of Hosan village council Hasan Hamamreh told WAFA that Israeli troops cordoned off as-Seddiq school in the village, and fired teargas canisters towards the school.
Head of Hosan village council, Hasan Hamamreh, told WAFA that Israeli troops cordoned off as-Seddiq school in the village, and fired teargas canisters towards the school.
PRO-7 Director Prudencio Tom BaAaAaAeA~as said the regional Philippine Nation Police (PNP) office will form a task force to go after the illegal refilling of such canisters.
Summary: The Lebanese will finally get rid of gas canisters that are described by many as "time bombs" and replace them with ones satisfying safety standards.
Low volume infectious fluid management is easily accomplished by replacing conventional disposable suction canisters with Zimmer Biomet's reusable suction canisters.
Canisters offer all of the active protection of desiccant packets, plus a number of production and maintenance advantages.
POLICE that a suspicious car that shut a busy road for four hours had contained canisters filled with red diesel.
The nuclear waste carrier Pacific Grebe is currently making its way through the northern mid-Tasman sea bound for Japan with canisters of high level reprocessed nuclear waste from Britain on board.
Library of Dust depicts individual copper canisters, each containing the cremated remains of patients from a state-run psychiatric hospital.