pull tab

noun

Definition of pull tab

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

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First Known Use of pull tab

1963


PULL TAB Defined for English Language Learners

pull tab

noun

Definition of pull tab for English Language Learners

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


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