Last modified on 6 June 2014, at 08:25

canner

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NounEdit

canner (plural canners)

  1. Someone or something which cans.
  2. 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.
  3. (US, slang) Someone who lives off container deposit refunds from recycling.

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One who lives off container deposits

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VerbEdit

canner

  1. (Quebec, informal) to can
  2. (France, slang) to die

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