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  • n. Someone or something which cans.
  • n. A large pot used for processing jars when preserving food, either in a boiling water bath or by capturing steam to elevate the pressure and temperature.
  • n. Someone who lives off container deposit refunds from recycling.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who cans fish, meat, fruit, or other things for preservation.

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