: a closure that can be pulled by hand to open a can

Word History

First Known Use

1957, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pop-top was in 1957

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Cite this Entry

“Pop-top.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pop-top. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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