put by

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To preserve food by canning, freezing, drying, etc.
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Our family has been putting food by for generations.

Submitted on August 29, 2012

Additional definitions for 'put by':

put byTo perform an action without attracting attention.
put byTo save money.
put byTo run a ship aground intentionally to avoid a collision.
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