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Tin

A Burmese unit of volume approximately equivalent to 40.9 liters.

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"A picture of the latest tinfoil thief is sellotaped behind the counter so that staff can identify him should he return.
Design a tinfoil boat using only the tinfoil given.
The high quality of the writing and careful handling of a difficult issue means I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Tinfoil Skyto more mature Year 7 readers upwards.
The exhibits ranged from an early tinfoil phonograph up to the present day (of 1987) with a high-tech piece used in binaural recording.
Mel's life is changed forever when Cecily is arrested and sent to jail for shoplifting and Mel is ordered to live with Gladys in the dilapidated apartment where all the windows are covered with tinfoil. Mel asks for and is given a library card -- "a ticket into the world she longed for" -- and despite the odds, she begins to create a life and a home for herself.
A Tinfoil Sky tells an underrepresented story: that of teens who find themselves and their families homeless.
SEAFOOD -- Whole fish wrapped in tinfoil is a fantastic alternative to red meat and mixed seafood on skewers also work very well.
Kookiness Rating: *** (1=maybe they're on to something, 5=break out the tinfoil hat,)
My most vivid recollection is that the hardware store had a big homemade replica of the Liberty Bell out front, covered in tinfoil. All of this made a huge impression on a five-year-old boy.
She, however, could not help recall the time when as a teen, she would indulge in hot-weather rituals like "baby oil and tinfoil and lemon in your hair".
In order to illustrate his lifestyle, the DVD that accompanies the presentation highlights five brand images, of which an internet casino site and two tinfoil takeaway trays bear no name.
Whenever he needs a funnel, I make him a disposable one from tinfoil. I tear a sheet of heavy-duty tinfoil in half and mold each half sheet tightly around my kitchen funnel.