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tin
tɪn
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc..
  2. Metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour.
  3. A vessel (box, can, pan, etc.) made of tinplate and used mainly in baking.
  4. 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.
(动) As a verb
  1. Prepare (a metal) for soldering or brazing by applying a thin layer of solder to the surface.
  2. Preserve in a can or tin.
  3. Plate with tin.
Hyphenationtin
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (及物的动) transitive verb
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, (Tw)tin (chemistry); to bestow; to confer; to grant
马口铁mǎ kǒu tiětinplate; tin (tin-coated steel)
罐头guàntoutin; can
听头tīngtóua can (loanword from English "tin")
镀锡dùxītin-plating
(ancient form of ) tin; pewter
solder; tin
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