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English definition of “ring pull”

ring pull

noun [C] uk   UK (US pull-tab) us  
a metal ring that must be lifted to open a closed metal container, especially of drink: a ring pull canLids, covers and stoppers
(Definition of ring pull from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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