block tin definition

  • others:
    • See under tin.
    • See under tin.
  • noun:
    • commercial tin, cast into obstructs, and partly refined, but containing tiny degrees of different impurities, as copper, lead, iron, arsenic, etc.; solid tin as distinguished from tin-plate; -- labeled as in addition bar tin.
    • Metallic tin after becoming processed and cast in molds.
    • commercial tin, cast into obstructs, and partially refined, but containing little degrees of numerous impurities, as copper, lead, metal, arsenic, etc.; solid tin as distinguished from tin-plate; -- called additionally club tin.
    • Metallic tin after being processed and cast in molds.

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