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cancer a disease in which certain cells divide and grow much faster than they normally do. [4 definitions]
candidate a person who seeks to be elected or appointed to a certain position.
candle a stick of wax with a wick running through the middle that is burned to give light.
candlestick a holder for one or more candles.
candy a sweet food made of sugar and flavorings such as chocolate or peppermint. [2 definitions]
candy bar a candy in the shape of a bar, often made of chocolate or of chocolate with other ingredients such as caramel, nuts, or coconut.
cane a wooden or metal stick that helps someone walk. [3 definitions]
canine having to do with dogs or animals related to dogs, such as wolves, foxes, and coyotes. [3 definitions]
Canis Major a constellation in the northern sky that contains Sirius, the brightest of all stars. Canis Major means "Big Dog" in Latin.
Canis Minor a constellation in the northern sky. Canis Minor means "Little Dog" in Latin.
cannibal a person who eats human flesh.
cannon a large gun that is set on wheels or some other base. Cannons fire heavy shells.
cannot a form of can not.
canoe a narrow boat with pointed ends that is moved along by using a paddle. [2 definitions]
can opener a device used for opening cans. Some can openers can be operated by hand while others are small electrical appliances.
canopy a covering made of cloth and hung over a bed or dining area.
can't shortened form of "cannot."
cantaloupe a round melon with a hard, rough skin and orange flesh.
canteen a small container for carrying water; flask. [2 definitions]
canter a horse's gait between a trot and a gallop. [2 definitions]
cantor the singer who leads the prayers in a synagogue.