it does exactly what it says on the tin

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What is described or what one would expect with no further explanation needed.

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  • Slogan from a series of UK television commercials for Ronseal, beginning in the 1990s.
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Submitted on July 07, 2010

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dělá přesně to, co říká na cínu

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  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
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