pull-tab


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pull-tab

(po͝ol′tăb′)
n.
A metal ring that is pulled off the top of a can to provide an opening for drinking or pouring.
adj.
Opened by pulling a pull-tab: pull-tab cans.
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Contract Awarded to Continue as the Iowa Lottery%s supplier of pull-tab tickets and related services
The new electronic Lucky 7 pull-tab machines offered by World Poker would essentially bring Lucky 7 to the casinos.
Saudia Thick Cream offers the best of both worlds as it enhances the taste of favored warm meals or sweet desserts with its rich flavor and superior texture while giving the convenience of easy pouring by way of the aluminum pull-tab opening.
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It can also be supplied with pull-tab labels to facilitate opening of the rolls.
American Gaming Systems (AGS), a US-based designer, manufacturer and operator of gaming machines, has entered into a licensing agreement with International Gamco, Inc, a US-based company that manufactures pull-tab ticket products for lottery, charitable gaming and promotional games markets.
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was to eliminate inadvertent swallowing of the pull-tab and potential related injury to the gastrointestinal tract.
The line features new packaging with a 24-month shelf life and pull-tab top.
Innovations, such as easy-open cans with pull-tab lids, those with resealable lids and self-heating steel cans, could provide the steel packaging industry with "the cost-effective boost they need to overcome cost challenges," according to the CMI.
Yet my project contains something very personally charged, and some people will feel a relationship to the Carlton cigarette package, the Fanta bottle top, or the pull-tab beer ring.
In 1962, the two put the first pull-tab beer cans on shelves, freeing beer drinkers of the need to carry openers with them.