squirt can

squirt can

[′skwərt ‚kan]
(engineering)
An oil can with a flexible bottom and a tapered spout; pressure applied to the bottom forces oil out the spout.
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Project officer Dr Helen Sugden said: "The sea squirt can be an aggressive invasive species and it is important to trace where it is going.
We are also building a quarantine berth to ensure any boat arriving at the marina where there is any risk they could be carrying a sea squirt can be isolated and treated without affecting the rest of the marina."
* Squirt cans containing gasoline, engine oil and brake fluid.