from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A factory where fish, vegetables, or other foods are canned.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An establishment for canning or preserving meat, fish, or fruit in cans or tins hermetically sealed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun United States A place where the business of canning fruit, meat, etc., is carried on.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A factory that produces canned goods.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a factory where food is canned


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