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Tin

A Burmese unit of volume approximately equivalent to 40.9 liters.

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They will be able to get ideas on what the cargo ships actually look like, read some facts about them, and redesign their tinfoil boats to model these types of vessels.
VEGETABLES -- Potatoes and onions wrapped in tinfoil and placed directly in the heat taste really delicious.
But before you start fashioning little Y-fronts out of tinfoil, I must also point out that we are talking about electromagnetic radiation here and not the nuclear bomb stuff, which actually travels faster in conducting materials rather than being absorbed.
The tricky thing for Ron Howard was getting this theory, something on the order of tinfoil hats and dental fillings as radio transmitters, on celluloid.
Under the brown wrapping paper was two layers of tinfoil covering a wooden box.
of pink and sugar hearts wishing wand shiny happy tinfoil sun at
He has certainly studied his Hitchcock, not forgetting to add a bit of odd humor here and there (like the tinfoil helmets to protect against aliens reading the characters' thoughts).
The first bit, Meteor Shower, shows the corner of a spare apartment with a large open window, through which three tinfoil "meteors," each slightly larger than the last, whimsically float along a guyline into the room.
It can be fried in egg and breadcrumbs or wrapped in tinfoil with tomatoes, mushrooms, onions and a glass of white wine.
Still on matters solar - all you need is a clear day, a cardboard box, tinfoil and a black pot and you have a cheap, clean and very effective stove powered by the rays of the sun.
I HAVE a large quantity of tinfoil, mostly milk bottle tops.
Ng reportedly told the police that while she was inhaling the drug with tinfoil, she sometimes turned her daughter's head away or covered her nose with a wet tissue.