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pop-top

(pŏp′tŏp′)
n.
1. The tab of a container that can be pulled off to make an opening.
2. A container having such a tab.
adj.
Having a tab that can be pulled up or off to make an opening in a container: pop-top beer cans.

pop′-top`



adj.
(of a can) able to be opened by pulling the tab or ring on its top.
[1965–70, Amer.]
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I have more than 100 pounds of aluminum pop-tops, and that's a lot because you figure a pop-top weighs nothing,'' Bloore said.
A few more of his best-known inventions include vertical blinds; a harvesting machine used at orchards and vineyards worldwide; the pop-top can; an automated fowl defeatherer, which revolutionized the poultry industry; cordless method for raising and lowering shades; and lightweight construction beams that are saving millions of man-hours and dollars around the world.
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The standard pop-top comes with space for a queen bed, interior sink, water heater, exterior shower, and battery power to keep you off the grid for up to five days.
As of this camping season, the compact and quirky Shelter model with a pop-top can now be bought in the UK.
Raymond Kilmer, Alcoa Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer said, Alcoa s proven history of packaging innovation spans from the introduction of the first pop-top tab on an aluminum can to this unique new aluminum bottle for Bud Light .
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