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Suction Cup

Suction Cup. A cup-shaped device of flexible rubber or plastic material which, on being placed under a partial vacuum (q.v.), has the capability of lifting objects, such as bread loaves (q.v.), buns (q.v.) or rolls (q.v.), that are brought into contact with it, from pans (q.v.) in a depanning operation (q.v.).