- a tinsmith.
Origin of tinner
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Any tinner can make one in a few minutes, at a trifling cost.Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners
Have your tinner make you an old-fashioned "tin-kitchen" with sloping sides.Housekeeping in Old Virginia
Marion Cabell Tyree
Fig. 88a represents a pair of paper shears, 88b a pair of tinner's shears.Physics
Willis Eugene Tower
Again I went to the tinner, and again he made me a leg out of tin.The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
L. Frank Baum
These should be angled by the tinner, and out of them we shall make the frame.
- a tin miner
- a worker in tin; tinsmith
- a person or organization that puts food, etc, into tins; canner
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