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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.


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


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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Following a 2.7% (PS2.3bn) increase in sales of canned food last year - a first for the category in five years - it has been reported that canned food has seen a further 0.4% rise in sales year on year.
Phil, who is married to TV presenter Fern Britton, says canned food is useful for people looking to tap into new food trends as it can be used to cook dishes from all around the world.
Many canned foods are picked and processed on the same day, helping to retain nutrients at their peak and lock them in for many months.
This will see an increase demand for canned food because of the hectic lifestyle of the urban populace leading consumers to prefer food that is easily and quickly prepared or is ready-to-eat, it said.
Although low acid foods may not be safely canned in boiling water or steam, all foods may be safely canned under pressure.
"Moms have, for generations, relied on canned foods to seal in the nutrition, freshness and flavor of their favorite foods, and recent innovations -- like easy-to-open and pull-tab lids, as well as metal cans being 100 percent recyclable -- have made them even more invaluable for today's families," says Sherrie Rosenblatt, the institute's VP of marketing and communications.
Anyone who does not bring canned goods on their scheduled court date will be able to leave and bring back the items by 4:00 p.m.
Many consumers desire fresh over canned foods, but it doesn't always make nutritional--or seasonal--sense.
Traditionally, it has been thought that when the economy moves in one direction, sales of canned meat move the opposite way.
These brands have been canned using a mobile canning service.
Canned foods have always had an image of reliability and affordability, but these strengths are being increasingly challenged by other factors.
New York, Aug 16 ( ANI ): Canned beers are always better than bottled ones especially when you are outdoors - be it camping or on a hike.