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Definitions of can:

part of speech: verb transitive

To put up in metal vessels for preservation.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


part of speech: past tense


part of speech: noun

A metal vessel of small size, for holding liquids or preserving solids.

part of speech: noun

A vessel for holding liquor.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To be able; to possess power physically, morally, or mentally; used as an auxiliary verb.

part of speech: noun

A cup or other vessel made of metal.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To be able: to have sufficient power:- pa. t. COULD.

part of speech: verb

Can denotes power when joined to another verb, as, I can eat- that is, I have the power to eat.

part of speech: present participle


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