Definition of cannery in English:
noun (plural canneries)
A factory where food is canned.
- It's coming to the end, the factories and canneries slowly sink into the grit.
- She worked for years in the berry fields of Oregon as well as in local canneries and frozen food processing plants.
- Foreign-born women staffed canneries, textile mills, and garment factories and worked as cooks and child-care providers for middle-class Americans.
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