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CAN

abbreviation for Center for American Nurses.

can

Drug slang
A regional term for 1 ounce of marijuana.

CAN

Abbreviation for:
cardiac autonomic neuropathy
central amygdaloid nucleus
central autonomic network
central autonomic nucleus
child abuse and neglect
chronic allograft nephropathy
Claim Account Number
Community Action Network (Medspeak-UK)
contrast-associated nephropathy
cord around neck
coronary artery narrowing
cortical amygdaloid nucleus
Cure Autism Now
References in classic literature ?
I can't get over my disappointment in not being a boy.
I can't say," he replied, "but the dealers and the horse-doctors know it very well.
I don't believe Mas'r would cheat me so; it can't be true
S'pose he CAN'T write -- he can make marks on the shirt, can't he, if we make him a pen out of an old pewter spoon or a piece of an old iron barrel- hoop?
If it won't do any good to make the thing known," said Nancy, who thought she might now allow herself the relief of entertaining a feeling which she had tried to silence before, "I should be very thankful for father and Priscilla never to be troubled with knowing what was done in the past, more than about Dunsey: it can't be helped, their knowing that.
Then he burst out again, in a tone of appealing anguish, "I can't bear it.
I am naturally very disappointed, but as you know you can take a horse to the water, but you can't make him drink.
Girls can't really play cricket, and when you are watching their futile efforts you make funny sounds at them.
But, Captain Granet," she exclaimed, "you can't be serious
n 'me talk, I mean; so he can't tell me how he loves me, an' he's all love, every last hair of 'm.
It seems I can't satisfy you; ask him what's the matter.
But as we can't go ahead and there's no use going back, what shall we do next?