Definition of "Tin" :
noun: airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc.
noun: metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour
noun: a vessel (box, can, pan, etc.) made of tinplate and used mainly in baking
noun: a silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion; used in many alloys and to coat other metals to prevent corrosion; obtained chiefly from cassiterite where it occurs as tin oxide
verb: prepare (a metal) for soldering or brazing by applying a thin layer of solder to the surface
verb: preserve in a can or tin
"Tinned foods are not very tasty."
verb: plate with tin