What does “Can” mean?

A unit of measure for purchasing cannabis, originating from a 1950s term. During that time, cannabis was sold in tobacco tins, and people would purchase one can at a time. It’s roughly analogous to an eighth of an ounce, or 3.5 grams.

Example usage:

“We're out of White Widow. Would you mind picking up a can?”


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