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(n.) Stems of other plants are sometimes called canes; as, the canes of a raspberry.


(n.) A lance or dart made of cane.


(v. t.) To make or furnish with cane or rattan; as, to cane chairs.


(n.) A name given to several peculiar palms, species of Calamus and Daemanorops, having very long, smooth flexible stems, commonly called rattans.


(n.) A walking stick; a staff; - so called because originally made of one the species of cane.


(n.) A local European measure of length. See Canna.


(v. t.) To beat with a cane.


(n.) Any plant with long, hard, elastic stems, as reeds and bamboos of many kinds; also, the sugar cane.

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Webster, Noah. Entry for 'Cane'. Noah Webster's American Dictionary. 1828.

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