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06:05 Jan 12, 2008
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English term or phrase: can
Could you please explain me the meaning of ‘can’ in this context?

From mobile phone localization lines

Converter

....
#10 can -- Description: Choice, for conversion unit.
#2.5 can -- Description: Choice, for conversion unit.
Acre -- Description: Choice, for conversion unit.
...

Thanks,
Maya
Maya Gorgoshidze
Georgia
Local time: 13:10
English translation:container
Explanation:
Can is here a container for liquid, canned food and so on, nothing more.

http://www.onlineconversion.com/forum/forum_1045294157.htm
Re: # 10 can
by Robert Fogt on 02/16/03 at 00:08:25
The #10 cans are the great big cans, like the kind restaurants use.

You are probably thinking of the #2.5 cans which are the smaller cans like you find at the grocery store.

The #10 can does hold a U.S. gallon of liquid.
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salavat
Local time: 14:10
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Explanation:
Can is here a container for liquid, canned food and so on, nothing more.

http://www.onlineconversion.com/forum/forum_1045294157.htm
Re: # 10 can
by Robert Fogt on 02/16/03 at 00:08:25
The #10 cans are the great big cans, like the kind restaurants use.

You are probably thinking of the #2.5 cans which are the smaller cans like you find at the grocery store.

The #10 can does hold a U.S. gallon of liquid.


salavat
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