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metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour


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The item has been identified as an old gas cannister.
Abdallah Abu Rahmeh, a witness who took part in the protest, said Abu Rahmeh, a distant relative, was talking to soldiers when troops fired the cannisters.
Did you know that a gas cannister is visible on the back of a chariot in Gladiator and there were 356 mistakes in Pirates of the Caribbean?
The typical representation of nuclear waste is a 50-ton cannister with green goo hanging out the sides,'' O'Connell said.
I looked over my shoulder and, about four feet a way, a bear had its nose in my cannister.
The brand name and the vibrant Captain figure dominate the front of the cannister and the effect will be to increase shelf-shout and present consumers with a perfect gift purchase.
The QED doesn't show cannister, nor do the desktop dictionary elite save Merriam-Webster's 10th.
The new Scent Clip is a cannister with fight-sealing lid and cotton balls, and it has a special clip, so you can hang it on a tree branch.
Most OC spray manufacturers produce a variety of cannister sizes for different situations.
He had been living as a recluse with his fourth wife in Switzerland, rarely able to go anywhere for the last decade of his life without his oxygen cannister.
And on last month's fan chaos at the ground next to Wigan's DW Stadium, in which NUFC fans stormed the pitch, Mr Storey said: "Every time someone goes on to the pitch or lights a smoke cannister or flare, a disciplinary hearing is launched and inevitably we get a substantial fine.
Dennis, of Lowergate in Paddock, faces an additional charge of having an offensive weapon, a cannister containing a noxious substance, in a public place.
Folk troubadour Fionn Regan will make an appearance in the intimate surroundings of the Pepper Cannister Church in Dublin tonight.
A MAN was jailed after being found with a CS gas cannister given to him by a friend.
The bear, which still has the original tin cannister that functions as a hot water bottle inside its chest, had been with her all her life.