noun see tin I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tinful — noun As much as a tin will hold …   Wiktionary

  • tinful — tinˈful noun (pl tinˈfuls) • • • Main Entry: ↑tin …   Useful english dictionary

  • tin — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German zin tin Date: before 12th century 1. a soft faintly bluish white lustrous low melting crystalline metallic element that is malleable and ductile at ordinary temperatures …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • berley — is ground bait scattered by an angler in the water to attract fish to a line or lure. Anglers use a variety of baits for berley, such as bread, or fish heads and guts. Poultry mash and tinned cat food make more unusual berleying material,… …   Australian idioms

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