Definition of tinsmith
: a worker who makes or repairs things of sheet metal (such as tinplate)
tinsmithingplay \-ˌsmi-thiŋ\ noun
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The best copper pans are handcrafted—hammered out by a coppersmith, then lined with pure tin (by a tinsmith) before being fit with a cast iron handle (by an ironsmith).
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Definition of tinsmith for Students
: a worker in tin or sometimes other metals
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