Translation of oilcan in Spanish:


aceitera, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɔɪlˌkæn//ˈɔɪlkan/


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    aceitera feminine
    • Because it is not always possible to transport material by helicopter, troops are often required to carry awkward loads, including kerosene oilcans, rations, and building materials for bunkers.
    • He reminded me of it as he picked up a large oilcan and placed it in the box.
    • I use a lubricating oil, such as WD - 40, from a pump-style oilcan to keep the file wet during use.
    • On this particular day, lower caste women go with baskets on their heads, in which there is an oilcan or bottle.