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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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When it came time to slaughter older hens and extra roosters, being comfortable with the pressure canner was a huge asset.
On 14 January 2014 the Inspector contacted the Trade Consents team to advise that an unconsented discharge was occurring from the warehouses adjacent to Davison Canners Ltd.
She had seen people gathering cans and bottles and, after meeting Eugene Gadsden and other canners, she knew she'd found her niche.
It is my hope that this warehouse addition will have a positive impact on future economic development," said Troy Santoscoy, plant manager of South Atlantic Canners.
Peter returned to Canners in 1996 as Publisher of and sister publication ADC News & Solutions.
There were 17,000 Tin Canners when the Sarasota chapter organized in 1921, but they were growing rapidly.
Special pressure canners are designed for use in microwave ovens.
As indicated, a significant portion of home canners begin simply because their families have always done it.
The addition to our warehouse is important to our business and I am excited to begin this expansion," said Charles Ingram, chairman of South Atlantic Canners Board of Directors.
The big issue for many home canners is whether or not canning may be done on a ceramic glass cooktop.
I don't remember pressure canners back then, but I do remember that the water-bath canners would boil away for a long time on some of the produce jars.
Department of Agriculture doesn't consider steam canners safe, however--is that true?