Definition of Donkin, Bryan in English:

Share this entry

Donkin, Bryan

Pronunciation: /ˈdɒŋkɪn/
(1768–1855), English engineer. He developed a method of food preservation by heat sterilization, sealing the food inside a container made of sheet steel and so producing the first tin can.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: Bryan Don¦kin

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.