can·​er | \ ˈkā-nər How to pronounce caner (audio) \

Definition of caner

: one who canes chairs

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The Eagles and Mustangs played for children dealing with pediatric caner. Marcus Gutierrez, Houston Chronicle, "Atascocita routs Kingwood in district opener," 16 Sep. 2019 The fans filled the stands with gold towels and gold shirts to support pediatric caner in Gold, Fight, Win. Marcus Gutierrez, Houston Chronicle, "Atascocita routs Kingwood in district opener," 16 Sep. 2019 When Carol Scott died, in 2013, of pancreatic caner, Ms. Long was just as sympathetic. Tammy La Gorce, New York Times, "A New Life for an Old-School Couple," 2 Feb. 2018 There will be demonstrations by a blacksmith, weaver, spinner, knitter, chair caner and wood/stone carver. Rebecca Seymour, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "10 things to do in Lake Country in September," 28 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of caner

1868, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of caner was in 1868

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