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English definition of “tinplate”

tinplate

noun [U]     /ˈtɪn.pleɪt/
thin sheets of iron or steel covered with a thin layer of tinMetals and metalworkingChemical elements tinplated     /ˌtɪnˈpleɪ.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/ adjective Metals and metalworkingChemical elements
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