cannister cannister  /ˈkæ nɪ stər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour

Synonym(s)

tin

News

  • New Mac Pro sneak-previewed at WWDC, coming later this year [U]

    [Updated with real-world photo of the Mac Pro] Apple on Monday gave developers and the public a "sneak preview" of the next Mac Pro coming later this year -- a radical new "cannister" form factor in black that is 1/8th (by volume) the size of the previous model. It features a 12-core configuration based on all-new (E5) Intel Xeon processors, dual AMD-provided FirePro workstation graphics, new ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: MacNN

Quotes

  • "I did a TV movie with Suzanne Sommers called Zuma Beach, (Tarantino's) got it in a cannister in his house," said Biehn, still stunned. "And there was this little sex exploitation movie I did called Coach with Cathy Lee Crosby. He knows this...
    on Apr 7, 2007 By: Michael Biehn Source: Houston Chronicle

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