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One entry found for canvas.
Main Entry: can·vas
Pronunciation: primarystresskan-vschwas
Function: noun
1 a : a strong cloth of hemp, flax, or cotton used for clothing and formerly much used for tents and sails b : a piece of cloth used as a surface for painting; also : a painting on such a surface
2 : something made of canvas
3 : a stiff material (as of coarse cloth or plastic) that has regular meshes for working with a needle (as in needlepoint)

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