HyperDic: canister

English > 2 senses of the word canister:
NOUNartifactcanister, case shot, canister shota metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm
artifactcanister, cannister, tinmetal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour
canister > pronunciation
Soundskae'nahster; kae'nihster
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > canister: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm.
Synonymscase shot, canister shot
Partsshot, pelletA solid missile discharged from a firearm
Broaderammunition, ammoProjectiles to be fired from a gun
English > canister: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningmetal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour.
Synonymscannister, tin
BroadercontainerAny object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)
Spanishbote, lata, pote
Catalanllauna

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