Noun(1) a metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm(2) metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour
(1) I could run out of mine tomorrow; just like I suppose Buck ran out of his that previous night, one foot doing what years of canister and grape shot had not.(2) With this scheme elderly and vulnerable people can have important information about themselves stored inside a canister to assist rescuers called in an emergency.(3) When we got her stern to us we raked her hotly with plenty of grape and canister .(4) The most common canon was called the Napoleon and used both grape shot and canister ammunition.(5) another deadly volley of canister(6) Sure enough, hidden beneath the bench is a 35 mm film canister containing two pencils and a sheet of paper.(7) The ammunition encountered by the soldiers was called canister , one of the war's most deadliest rounds.(8) Lasky admitted charges of possessing a CS gas canister and possessing a weapon adapted to discharge a noxious substance.(9) Each canister contains enough for applications on 13 pairs of cross country skis.(10) The introduction of the rifled musket in the 1850s with ranges greater than canister altered the role of field artillery.(11) At 10 A.M. the police fired the first seven canisters of tear gas into the crowd.(12) Firefighters were forced to retreat when they realised that the building contained acetylene canisters , gas bottles and diesel barrels.(13) Sweet and savory dainties packaged in appealing canisters , baskets and bags are at the heart of the Christmas bazaar.(14) No longer do you need to transport 50 kilograms of film reels in canisters .(15) Seam rippers and thread nippers slip nicely into empty prescription pill containers or film canisters .(16) Then, to add insult to injury, canisters of deadly chemicals began to be washed up in the area.
1. container ::
2. case shot ::
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