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sprinkling can

noun

watering can

noun
1.
a container for water, typically of metal or plastic and having a spout with a perforated nozzle, for watering or sprinkling plants, flowers, etc.
Also called watering pot, sprinkling can.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95
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British Dictionary definitions for sprinkling-can

watering can

noun
1.
a container with a handle and a spout with a perforated nozzle used to sprinkle water over plants
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