Pronunciation: (kan'ing),[key] —n. the act, process, or business of preserving cooked food by sealing in cans or jars.
Pronunciation: (kan'ing),[key] —n. 1. Charles John,1st Earl, 1812–62, British statesman: governor general of India 1856–62.
2. his father,George, 1770–1827, British statesman: prime minister 1827.
3. Sir Stratford. See Stratford de Redcliffe, 1st Viscount.