spray can

noun
|Updated on: 12 Aug 2018

Definition of spray can

: a pressurized container from which aerosols are dispensed

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First Known Use of spray can

1958

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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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