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American English: /kəˈnɑt/
, /ˈkænˌɑt/
British English: /ˈkanɒt/
, /kaˈnɒt/
  • can not
    Example sentences
    • Chemistry is one of those things that just cannot be planned for when casting a film.
    • At present, if you draw a company pension you cannot go back to work for that company.
    • The workload in Bradford is so great that it cannot take on any new clients at present.

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