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[ kan-er ]
/ ˈkæn ər /

noun

a person who cans meat, fruit, etc., for preservation.
an animal yielding meat of poor quality, suitable only for canning.

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Origin of canner

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70; can2 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for canner

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/ (ˈkænə) /

noun

a person or organization whose job is to can foods
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