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ca' canny

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noun ca' can·ny \kȯ-ˈka-nē\

Definition of ca' canny

British

  1. :  slowdown

ca' canny intransitive verb, British


Origin of ca' canny

Scots, verb, to proceed cautiously, from ca' (call) + canny careful


First Known Use: 1886


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