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can opener

n.
1. Any of various devices used to open sealed metal cans, as of food.
2. A jump into the water in which one holds one knee close to the chest while extending the other leg and leaning back slightly in order to cause a large splash on entry.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.can opener - a device for cutting cans opencan opener - a device for cutting cans open  
church key - can opener that has a triangular pointed end that pierces the tops of cans
opener - a hand tool used for opening sealed containers (bottles or cans)
Translations
otvírač konzervotvírák na konzervy
dåseåbner
purkinavaaja
otvarač konzerviotvarač limenki
缶切り
깡통따개
otwieracz do konserwotwieracz do puszek
burköppnare
ที่เปิดกระป๋อง
đồ khuidụng cụ mở đồ hộp

can opener

napriscatole m inv

can opener

فَتَّاحَة, فَتَّاحَةُ العُلَب otvírač konzerv, otvírák na konzervy dåseåbner Dosenöffner ανοιχτήρι για κονσέρβες abrelatas purkinavaaja ouvre-boîte, ouvre-boîtes otvarač konzervi, otvarač limenki apriscatole 缶切り 깡통따개 blikopener boksåpner otwieracz do konserw abre-latas, abridor de lata, abridor de latas консервный нож burköppnare ที่เปิดกระป๋อง kutu açacağı đồ khui, dụng cụ mở đồ hộp 开罐器
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Don't forget to include a hand-operated can opener, scissors and a knife for opening canned foods and foods in foil or plastic pouches.
In my garden, we save our tin cans, cut off one end completely with a regular can opener, and cut off the other end just enough to open it.
As for advancements in the packaging form, Smith points to cans' "becoming more eco-friendly," like Bumble Bee Seafoods' Wild Selections seafood line, as well as to the fact that vendors like Bumble Bee, Chicken of the Sea, ConAgra Foods, Del Monte and Goya Foods are introducing easy-open cans, "since most Millennial do not own a can opener.
KUHN RIKON OPENER: Kuhn Rikon has introduced the Ultimate 5-in-1 Auto Opener, a traditional-style can opener with a twist.
Sunday at American Legion Hall at Eighth and C streets in Springfield; first 30 children who attend (preferably from families who have a loved one deployed) will receive a free Military Buddy Doll; bring canned food items that don't require a can opener to be donated to homeless; light refreshments available, donated refreshments accepted; 541-232-8689.
The economist scratches his chin and begins, "First, assume a can opener .
Kreuger Beer was the brewer, and the can was a steel flat or punch top can that required a can opener.
This feature significantly improves finger access under the tab, making it even easier for all consumers, including seniors, children and the physically impaired, to open canned food products without using a can opener.
However, it would have been even better if the cans came with a ringpull, as the benefits of not having to drain the product is slightly outweighed by the fact that you need to open with an old-fashioned can opener.
This might seem pricy for a nonelectric can opener but it's great.
Be sure to emphasize how safety also relates to food safety: with a new generation can opener, the food never touches the opening mechanism, so you can go from opening a can of dog food to a can with a gourmet item for your dinner, without any worries about sanitation.
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