tinned


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tinned

1. plated, coated, or treated with tin
2. coated with a layer of solder
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Appert used glass and corks to avoid food rotting, but it was the Englishman, Peter Durand, who, in 1810, obtained royal permission to use metal to store food that eventually led the way for decorative tinned packaging.
The greatest attention has been paid by the packers of tinned foods to his epicurean tastes; and multitudinous are the "dig-outs" for the "dug-outs".
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.