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can

1. n. the head. Jerry landed one on Frank’s can. Frank crumpled.
2. n. toilet. Restroom? Hell, I ain’t tired! Where’s the can?
3. n. the buttocks. (see also bucket.) The guy slipped on the ice and fell on his can.
4. n. jail. (Usually with the.) I had to spend the night in the can, but it wasn’t too bad.
5. tv. to dismiss someone from employment. The jerk canned everybody who played a part in the gag.
6. n. a car. That’s a good-looking can he’s driving.
7.  Go to cans.
8. n. a breast. (Usually objectionable. Usually plural.) Man, look at the cans on that dame!
9. n. a measurement of marijuana. (Drugs.) How much do you want for a can?

can

/could do without
To prefer not to experience or deal with: I could do without their complaints.
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Process pints 20 minutes at 10 pounds pressure in pressure canner.
Named in 2008 one of 10 "new gurus" by Fortune magazine, Canner is frequently quoted as a thought leader on management and business strategy in national business publications.
Mr Canner said: 'Bodies were offered to the families but in Dorothea's case no one came forward.
If you do not own a pressure canner, you can use a pressure cooker with two adjustments.
Designed for optimal canning and convenience, the Back to Basics(R) Water Bath Canner includes a rust-resistant, seven-quart jar rack that keeps canning jars safely off the bottom and sides, separated from each other, and a pot depth that permits a full-inch of water coverage for proper sealing.
The canner holds three quarts, four pints or six half-pint jars.
We believe this is a chance to establish ourselves with an apple-based compote that is 99% fat-free and packed with vitamin C," said Glenn Waddell, sales manager at Davison Canners, which had a turnover last year of 1m [pounds sterling].
Shirley is a fantastic person, canner, gardener, knows a lot about drying herbs, spices, and natural healing and medical plants, and what is right and wrong in processing all of these items.
Bonnie Canner, Cardinal's vice president of marketing, said toymakers receive numerous game proposals every year, few of which make it to stores.
Some pressure canner gauges require calibrating every year by your local extension office.
A California canner is typical of the many calls we've received," he said.
It was obvious to me that there was no way I was going to be able to use them all before they went bad, and since tomato-based products are a huge part of our diet, I decided that diced tomatoes would be my first pressure canner experience.
Lift jars from canner and set on folded towels to cool.
He was most recently associated with California Fruit and Tomato Kitchens, a private label foodservice and retail canner based in Riverbank, Calif.
It is economical for us because we try to use as much of the animal as possible, use a wood cookstove for cooking/ heating and own a large pressure canner.