tinstone

[ tin-stohn ]
/ ˈtɪnˌstoʊn /
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noun Mineralogy.


Nearby words

  1. tinsel,
  2. tinselly,
  3. tinselry,
  4. tinseltown,
  5. tinsmith,
  6. tint,
  7. tint tool,
  8. tintack,
  9. tintagel head,
  10. tinter

Origin of tinstone

First recorded in 1595–1605; tin + stone

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British Dictionary definitions for tinstone

tinstone

/ (ˈtɪnˌstəʊn) /

noun

another name for cassiterite
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