Synonyms for canned

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Only the heavy stems, which should be cut from the leaves, may be canned.

Pears are most valuable when they are canned and used for sauce.

(a) Why should care be exercised in the selection of foods to be canned?

Next, attention should be given to the food that is to be canned.

The juice from canned raspberries may be used for this drink.

This is done when fruits and vegetables are canned for keeping.

Otherwise they were canned as the Tricholoma and oyster mushroom.

Canned cherries, apricots or peaches may be substituted for fresh fruit.

The last of the canned fruit followed, and the last slice of bacon.

Canned salmon may be used in the place of fresh boiled fish.

WORD ORIGIN

1859, "put up in a can," past participle adjective from can (v.2). Figuratively, of music, from 1904, originally a contemptuous term (associated with John Philip Sousa) for music played by automatic instruments.

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