Lister bag

noun
Lis·​ter bag
variants: also Lyster bag \ ˈlis-​tər-​ˌbag How to pronounce Lyster bag (audio) \

Medical Definition of Lister bag

: a canvas water bag used especially for supplying military troops with chemically purified drinking water

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