Squirt can | Article about squirt can by The Free Dictionary
squirt can[′skwərt ‚kan]
An oil can with a flexible bottom and a tapered spout; pressure applied to the bottom forces oil out the spout.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive
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.