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Spanish translation of “tin”

tin

noun /tin/
( chemistry ) ( symbol Sn) an element , a silvery white metal
estaño , hojalata
Is that box made of tin or steel ?
( also tin can) ( British ) a container , usually for food , made of tin-plate, thin sheets of iron covered with tin or other metal
lata
a tin of fruit a biscuit tin.
tinned adjective (of food ) sealed in a tin for preservation etc
enlatado
tinned foods .
tinfoil noun tin or other metal in the form of very thin sheets , used for wrapping etc
papel de aluminio
I’m going to bake the ham in tinfoil.
tin opener noun ( British ) any of several types of tool or device for opening tins of food ; can opener ( American)
abrelatas
(Definition of tin from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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