a device for closing or sealing a bottle, especially a metal cover with a cork gasket fitting tightly over the mouth of a glass or plastic bottle, held in place by crimping the edge of the cap over the lip or flange of the bottle.
Words nearby bottle cap
Origin of bottle cap
An Americanism dating back to 1925–30
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