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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
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Phil, who is married to TV presenter Fern Britton, says canned food is useful for people looking to tap into new food trends, as it can be used to cook dishes from all around the world.
The perception that canned foods are "processed" foods often leads people to believe they're full of unsavory ingredients.
Analysts at Ken Research in their latest publication "Saudi Arabia Canned Food Market Outlook to 2022 - by Product Categories (Canned Dairy, Canned Meat, Canned Fish, Canned Cooking Sauces, Canned Legumes and Beans and Canned Fruits and Vegetables), by Distribution Channels (Bakalas, Hypermarkets, Supermarkets, Others), by Regional Sales (Riyadh, Jeddah, Mecca-Medina, Dammam and Others), by End User (Hotels, Restaurants and Catering Companies, Fast Food Outlets and Retail Consumers)" believe that by investing in R&D and introducing canned ready-to-eat beef/chicken stew, ready-to-eat stir fry vegetables, ready-to-eat pasta and ready-to-eat preparations of popular Saudi recipes across canned food categories and organic canned food will aid the canned food market.
A notice in a local paper once told of two elderly sisters who died from botulism poisoning after eating their own home canned peaches.
To promote "the myriad benefits canned foods offer," CMI created Cans Get You Cooking, which, according to Rosenblatt, has led to "a sizable lift in canned food sales for those retailers partnering with" the initiative.
We will not accept expired (out of date) canned goods, damaged or open canned goods.
Yet canned fruits and vegetables are packed at peak ripeness to deliver the same consistent taste year round.
This reality could be because canned meat always has been seen as a convenience-minded product.
"You can expect to see 2-3 new canned offerings from us in the near future."
Shoppers are also favouring frozen and chilled products, often perceiving them to be of better quality and palatability than canned foods.
All that is true, but Ska Brewing thinks the mounting consumer preference for canned beer has less to do with quality and more to do with convenience.
With all the marketing claims about the virtues of canned and dry food, it can be daunting to choose between them.