tinware

noun
tin·​ware | \ ˈtin-ˌwer How to pronounce tinware (audio) \

Definition of tinware

: articles and especially utensils made of tinplate

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Winners who came to claim their prizes received empty bottles or blackened tinware from the store’s inventory of old junk. Elizabeth Kolbert, The New Yorker, "What P. T. Barnum Understood About America," 29 July 2019

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First Known Use of tinware

1758, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tinware was in 1758

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