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Tin

A Burmese unit of volume approximately equivalent to 40.9 liters.

TIN

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I extended my search to the Potrero, and by good luck managed to pick up another box of candles, two sacks of wheat flour, ten pounds of graham flour (which would do for the servants), a case of tinned corn, and two cases of tinned tomatoes.
August 13, 1915 Stories from the ECHO during the war years WE LIVE, it seems, in an age of tinned provisions, "canning" de luxe having been obtained through the exigencies of trench warfare.
1940s parcel: 10s (50p) A quarter pound of tea, tin of cocoa powder, bar of chocolate, tinned pud, tinned meat roll, tin of processed cheese, tin of condensed milk, dried eggs, tinned sardines or herring, jam, margarine, sugar, tinned veg, biscuits, soap, 50 cigarettes or tobacco 2013 parcel: PS10.