In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The next day the plaintiff and his brother were with the equipment outside the garage in the sunlight while the defendant went to borrow a grease gun.
- I found him, as suspected, underneath the tractor, a grease gun in hand.
- In one case, we were spending a lot replacing tools that had been carelessly lost or damaged - grease guns left on wheels and other standard stuff.
- When grease gun pressure increases against the seal, the bearing is full.
- I built this holder for the grease gun and one extra tube with a tip holster on the side.
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