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English definition of “tinplate”

tinplate

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