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cants

noun , plural of cant

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the degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon
  • a steep cant of the riverbank at that turn in the river
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cants

noun , plural of cant

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the special terms or expressions of a particular group or field
  • the colorful cant used by movie producers and publicity agents in Hollywood
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cants

verb , present tense third-person singular of cant

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to set or cause to be at an angle
  • carefully canted the ladder against the wall
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to make a temporary encampment

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