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can

1. a shallow cylindrical metal container of varying size used for storing and handling film
2. in the can (of a film, piece of music, etc.) having been recorded, processed, edited, etc.

can

[kan]
(design engineering)
A cylindrical metal vessel or container, usually with an open top or a removable cover.
(nucleonics)

canvas

A closely woven cloth of cotton, hemp, or flax; sometimes adhered to a wall or deck to serve as a substrate for paint; used to cover roof decks that are walking surfaces or sun decks.

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Once the 75 minutes of processing time was over, I let the pressure drop, then removed the hot jars from the canner.
Despite this, my morn and dad bought me the canner, which I have hauled everywhere I've lived for years.
Brantley Burnett, President of Carolina Canners commented, "We were one of the first bottling groups in the United States to enter into self manufacturing in 1988 back when there was a shortage of available supply of plastic bottles.
I have four daughters and one son who would like to find a Conservo canner, as three live in different states or far enough away (four hours) to not all be able to use this one.
By linking accounting and financial information with manufacturing and distribution in real time, Carolina Canners will be better able to assess exactly where they are from day to day.
Pressure canners with jiggler-style gauges instead of dial gauges aren't tested, Harris said.
Pork raw material costs for canners, which rose sharply in 2004 as Eastern European producers sourced product from Holland and Denmark, have levelled out.
Back in the '70s when we were all stocking up, buying silver and gold, we also bought all those things we might need like pressure canners, Victorio or Squeezo strainers, apple peelers, guns, ammo, grain mills, nitrogen packed grains, and I learned how to garden, preserve food, milk goats, make cheese, etc.
A further rise in skipjack tuna raw material prices is causing serious concern among canners.
Lehman's and your local farm supply store sell good quality steam pressure canners.
Similarly, demand for fresh grapefruit is up year-on-year, so canners are struggling to obtain fruit of acceptable quality.
There are two types of pressure canners, those with a dial gauge, and those with a weight gauge.