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squirt gun

[′skwərt ‚gən]
(engineering)
A device with a bulb and nozzle; when the bulb is pressed, liquid squirts from the nozzle.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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