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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Thin sheet iron or steel coated with tin to prevent rusting, used especially to make cans and pots.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A thin sheet of steel coated with tin to prevent rusting; used to make cans etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. thin sheet iron coated with tin.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a thin sheet of metal (iron or steel) coated with tin to prevent rusting; used especially for cans, pots, and tins

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