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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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