tinworks

[ tin-wurks ]
/ ˈtɪnˌwɜrks /

noun, plural tin·works. (used with a singular or plural verb)

an establishment for the mining or processing of tin or for the making of tinware.

Origin of tinworks

1425–75; late Middle English; see tin, works

Definition for tinworks (2 of 2)

tinwork

[ tin-wurk ]
/ ˈtɪnˌwɜrk /

noun

something made of tin.
such things collectively.

Origin of tinwork

First recorded in 1490–1500; tin + work
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British Dictionary definitions for tinworks (1 of 2)

tinworks

/ (ˈtɪnˌwɜːks) /

noun

(functioning as singular or plural) a place where tin is mined, smelted, or rolled

British Dictionary definitions for tinworks (2 of 2)

tinwork

/ (ˈtɪnˌwɜːk) /

noun

objects made of tin
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