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British English: /tɪn/
American English: /tɪn/

Translation of tin in German:


  • 1
    (metal) Zinn, das
    Weißblech, das
  • 2 (Cookery)cooking tins
    Back- und Bratformen
  • 3 (British English)
    (for preserving) [Konserven]dose, die
    a tin of peas
    eine Dose Erbsen
  • 4
    (with separate or hinged lid) Dose, die

transitive verb -nn-

  • (British English)
    zu Konserven verarbeiten

adjective attrib

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