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tins, plural;
  1. Cover with a thin layer of tin
    • - the copper pans are tinned inside
  1. A silvery-white metal, the chemical element of atomic number 50

  2. Money

  3. A metal container, in particular

  4. A lidded airtight container made of tinplate or aluminum
    • - Albert got out the cookie tin
  5. An open metal container for baking food
    • - grease a loaf tin

  1. a silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion; used in many alloys and to coat other metals to prevent corrosion; obtained chiefly from cassiterite where it occurs as tin oxide
  2. plate with tin
  3. a vessel (box, can, pan, etc.) made of tinplate and used mainly in baking
  4. can: preserve in a can or tin; "tinned foods are not very tasty"
  5. canister: metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour
  6. prepare (a metal) for soldering or brazing by applying a thin layer of solder to the surface
  7. Tin is a chemical element with the symbol Sn (Stannum) and atomic number 50. It is a main group metal in group 14 of the periodic table. Tin shows chemical similarity to both neighboring group 14 elements, germanium and lead, like the two possible oxidation states +2 and +4. ...
  8. Titanium nitride (sometimes known as “Tinite” or “TiNite” or “TiNi”) is an extremely hard ceramic material, often used as a coating on titanium alloys, steel, carbide, and aluminium components to improve the substrate's surface properties.
  9. tin is an open source text-based and threaded news client, used to read and post messages on the USENET global communications network.
  10. (TINs) A triangulated irregular network (TIN) is a digital data structure used in a geographic information system (GIS) for the representation of a surface. ...
  11. A malleable, ductile, metallic element, resistant to corrosion, with atomic number 50 and symbol Sn; An airtight container, made of tin or another metal, used to preserve food; A metal pan used for baking, roasting, etc; ) The bottom part of the front wall, which is "out" if a player strikes ...
  12. (tinful) As much as a tin will hold
  13. (Tins) factory metal can, typically filled with cards or packs, often with inserts.
  14. (Tins) sheet metal "body" parts - fenders, fuel tank, oil tank.
  15. water temperature, collector row inlet (°C)
  16. Taxpayer Identification Number
  17. An ion that causes haze.
  18. a soft silver-white metallic element, capable of being easily molded and having a low melting point. Tin is often used together with other metals in making cans for packaging.
  19. Australian English term for oil or grease can.
  20. The ArcInfo software product used for surface representation, modeling, and display.
  21. A chemical element having symbol Sn, formula weight 118.70, specific gravity 7.31, and melting point 231.85° C.
  22. Tin is the secondary metal in the alloy bronze and the primary metal in solder. A silvery easily shaped metallic element used extensively in alloys such as solder, bronze and pewter. It is corrosion resistant with a low melting point and used as a protective coating for steel.
  23. n.  (tin©) [modern] onza. auns. ounce. § Tin ya dî bisika balna tînaka yamka ka. Auns ba diara sîrpi lupia nani paun munaia pain sa. La onza es buena para pesar cosas chiquitas. [NOTE: refers to the actual weighted piece used in the scales]
  24. This is a British word for “can”, as in “a tin of baked beans”. Interestingly, Brits use “can” and “tin” interchangeably, so in this case it’s not a situation where Americans use one word and the Brits use another.
  25. A network consisting of triangles of various shapes, joining nodes or vertices to each other by lines.