Pronunciation: kān
1.(Bot.) A name given to several peculiar palms, species of Calamus and Dæmanorops, having very long, smooth flexible stems, commonly called rattans.
2.A walking stick; a staff; - so called because originally made of one of the species of cane.
Stir the fire with your master's cane.
- Swift.
3.A lance or dart made of cane.
4.A local European measure of length. See Canna.
Cane borer
(Zoö.) A beetle (Oberea bimaculata) which, in the larval state, bores into pith and destroy the canes or stalks of the raspberry, blackberry, etc.
Cane mill
a mill for grinding sugar canes, for the manufacture of sugar.
Cane trash
the crushed stalks and other refuse of sugar cane, used for fuel, etc.
v. t.1.To beat with a cane.
[imp. & p. p. Caned (kānd); p. pr. & vb. n. Caning.]
2.To make or furnish with cane or rattan; as, to cane chairs.
Noun1.Canecane - a stick that people can lean on to help them walk
2.cane - a strong slender often flexible stem as of bamboos, reeds, rattans, or sugar cane
3.cane - a stiff switch used to hit students as punishment
Verb1.cane - beat with a cane
Synonyms: lambast, lambaste, flog
To see or use a cane in your dream, suggests that you are in need of some support and advice. The cane may also represent someone you trust and can rely on.Boston type, Braille, Malacca cane, New York point, Optacon, Pathsounder, Seeing Eye dog, Visotoner, advocate, aftergrass, alpenstock, anthrophore, arm, athletic supporter, axis, back, backbone, backing, bamboo, bandeau, baste, bastinado, baton, bearer, beat, belabor, belt, birch, bole, bra, brace, bracer, bracket, brassiere, buffet, buttress, carpophore, carrier, caudex, caulicle, caulis, cereal, cereal plant, cervix, club, corn, corset, cowhide, crook, crosier, cross, cross-staff, crutch, crutch-stick, cudgel, culm, cut, drub, embosser, farinaceous plant, ferule, flagellate, flail, flog, fog, footstalk, forage grass, foundation garment, fulcrum, funicule, funiculus, fustigate, girdle, give a whipping, give the stick, grain, graminaceous plant, grass, guide dog, guy, guywire, handstaff, haulm, high-speed embosser, horsewhip, jock, jockstrap, knout, lace, lash, lawn grass, lay on, leafstalk, line letter, lituus, mainstay, maintainer, mast, neck, noctograph, optophone, ornamental grass, paddle, pandybat, pastoral staff, paterissa, pedicel, peduncle, personal sonar, petiole, petiolule, petiolus, pistol-whip, pommel, prop, pummel, quarterstaff, rattan, rawhide, reed, reinforce, reinforcement, reinforcer, rest, resting place, rigging, rod, ruler, scourge, seedstalk, sensory aid, shillelagh, shoulder, shroud, sight-saver type, smite, spank, spear, spine, spire, sprit, staff, stalk, standing rigging, stave, stay, stem, stick, stiffener, stipe, stock, strap, straw, strengthener, string alphabet, stripe, support, supporter, sustainer, swagger stick, swanking stick, swinge, switch, talking book, thrash, thump, tigella, trounce, truncheon, trunk, ultrasonic spectacles, upholder, visagraph, walking stick, wallop, whale, whip, whop, writing frame, writing stamps
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candy apple
candy bar
candy cane
candy corn
candy egg
candy kiss
candy store
candy striper
candy thermometer
-- Cane --
cane blight
Cane borer
Cane brake
Cane mill
cane reed
cane sugar
Cane trash
canebrake rattler
canebrake rattlesnake
canella bark
canella family
Canella winterana
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