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The post shows what looks like a few aerosol spray cans (not the ones pictured above), a new powder spray, and various wipes wrapped up in pink, on-the-go packaging.
But others say street artists with their spray cans breathe life into a place the way a busker does with a guitar.
Previous winners include Marie Curie, known for her pioneering work on radioactivity, and Mario J. Molina, the first person to discover the damaging effect of CFC gases (found in refrigerators and spray cans) on the ozone layer.
These sprays aren’t foolproof because ants have a suite of sensory systems that bug spray can’t jam.
Today, the festival’s busiest day, saw artists on nearly every corner of the market painting murals, many up on scissor lifts and boom lifts spraying cans of spray paint on walls as onlookers shopping for produce stopped to watch.
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Definition of spray can for English Language Learners
: a can that contains a liquid (such as paint) that can be sprayed
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