Information about English word CAN
Definitions of CAN
- To know how to; to be able to.
- May; to be permitted or enabled to.
- To have the potential to; be possible.
- To know.
- A more or less cylindrical vessel for liquids, usually of steel or aluminium, but sometimes of plastic, and with a carrying handle over the top.
- A container used to carry and dispense water for plants (a watering can).
- A tin-plate canister, often cylindrical, for preserved foods such as fruit, meat, or fish.
- A chamber pot, now a toilet or lavatory.
- Jail or prison.
- A drinking cup.
- A cube-shaped buoy or marker used to denote a port-side lateral mark
- A chimney pot.
- An E-meter used in Scientology auditing.
- An ounce (or sometimes, two ounces) of marijuana.
- A protective cover for the fuel element in a nuclear reactor.
- To seal in a can.
- To preserve by heating and sealing in a jar or can.
- To discard, scrap or terminate (an idea, project, etc.).
- To shut up.
- To fire or dismiss an employee.
- To hole the ball.
- To cover (the fuel element in a nuclear reactor) with a protective cover.
- ceric ammonium nitrate
- a statistic estimator T<sub>n</sub>(X<sub>1</sub>, X<sub>2</sub>, ..., X<sub>n</sub>) is CAN (consistent and asymptotically normal) if ....
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