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jer·ry can

 (jĕr′ē) also jer·ri·can (jĕr′ĭ-kăn′)
A flat-sided can for storing or transporting liquids, especially gasoline, having a capacity of 5 gallons (19 liters).

[From Jerry.]


a variant spelling of jerrycan
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Fuel cost over 180 Sudanese Pounds (SDG) - 67 USD - per 20 litre Jerrican in Unity State when the north blockage it business transportation of goods into the southern state.
She makes the four-hour round trip to the stream and carries back 5 gallons of water--about 40 pounds--in a yellow jerrican harnessed to her back with bits of rough rope.
The single-port configuration is similar to the company's Jerrican, with a tethered 53 mm cap and convenient handle.
After a few more minutes they accept that we take the women to a clinic for checkups and provide a jerrican or two filled with water as recompense for the broken gourd.
The car boiled, and we poured in water from a jerrican and filled up another one to take with us, in case it grew thirsty again on the road going up to Jerusalem.
In addition to the winning entries, Dow AgroSciences was also recognized as a finalist for Best Marketing Campaign with PhytoGen[R] cottonseed; Best Formulation Innovation with Enlist Duo[TM] herbicide;Best New Biopesticide with Entrust[R] Naturalyte[R] insecticide; andBest Packaging Innovation with bottles made with bi-modal resin and the 20-liter high-PCR recycled HDPE jerrican.
Kautex Textron GmbH, Germany, in conjunction with their UK distributor, CJK Packaging, will be launching their Industrial Jerrican, Drum and Agrochemical container range, for the first time in the UK at the forthcoming Pakex exhibition.
Limited Tenders are invited for Steel Jerrican 20 Ltr Capacity
Types of product Standard code - Plastic pails SNI 12-1003-1989 - Plastic pails SNI 12-1300-1989 - Plastic reddfle SNI 12-1297-1989 - Plastic (Polyolefin) SNI 12-2557-1992 jerrican for drinking water with a capacity of 20 liters
Request of Proposal for Supply Of Item Part No Lv6/Mt1 7240-000012 Jerrican 20 Ltrs Under Code Head 2076-110c (C) Code- 417/01 Qty 257
Tenders are invited for Jerrican 30 Ltrs Hdpe Qty 176500 Nos