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synonyms for tinning

  • bottling
  • conserving
  • keeping
  • storing
  • putting up
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How to use tinning in a sentence

The use of muriatic acid in tinning the iron is not recommended.
ELEMENTS OF PLUMBINGSAMUEL DIBBLE
This method of tinning the ferrule will spoil the wiping solder.
ELEMENTS OF PLUMBINGSAMUEL DIBBLE
The tinning must be thoroughly done, or it will come off and have to be re-tinned.
ELEMENTS OF PLUMBINGSAMUEL DIBBLE
Rum is distilled, and there are a brewery and a factory for tinning butter for export.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 17, SLICE 2VARIOUS
Tinning was not carried on by large companies, but by small men; three or four would combine to take a set.
CORNISH CHARACTERSS. BARING-GOULD
This tinning serves two good purposes, 1st, the copper wire does not verdigris so easily; 2ndly, it is more easily soldered.
ELECTRIC BELLS AND ALL ABOUT THEMS. R. BOTTONE
Copper is dangerous; but the recipe is given, further on, for tinning copper vessels when they require it.
THE ART OF TRAVELFRANCIS GALTON
The tinning of copper-saucepans should be kept perfect, clean, and dry: in which case they may be used with safety.
MRS. HALE'S RECEIPTS FOR THE MILLIONSARAH JOSEPHA HALE
Before the tinning is done, paper is put on the brass, leaving only 11⁄8 inches exposed.
ELEMENTS OF PLUMBINGSAMUEL DIBBLE
Constant wiping on the brass ferrule will result in the tinning on the brass ferrule coming off.
ELEMENTS OF PLUMBINGSAMUEL DIBBLE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TINNING

  • bottling
  • conserving
  • keeping
  • putting up
  • storing
  • tinning
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.