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pull tab

noun

Simple Definition of pull tab

  • : a small metal ring on the top of a can or other container that you pull to open the container

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of pull tab

  1. :  a metal tab (as on a can) pulled to open the container

1963

First Known Use of pull tab

1963


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