Tin

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Tin

A Burmese unit of volume approximately equivalent to 40.9 liters.

TIN

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Experiments in refining of platinum showed that low-melting non-ferrous metals (aluminium, copper, stannum, magnesium, zinc, antimony and lead) are subjected to deep refining (Table 1).
Hoc modo aurichalcum dicitur falsum aurum, non propter solam disconvenientiam, quam habet cum vera idea, vel conceptus auri; majorem enim habet plumbum, vel stannum, quae non denominantur falsum aurum; igitur propter similitudinem et speciem auri, quam gerit, ratione cujus facile existimatur esse aurum.
Weeks also uses homeopathic and anthroposophical remedies such as aurum stibium, Hyoscyamus, hepar stannum, Lien cichorium, lymphocytes 8, thrombocytes 6, and erythrocytes 6.