tinclad

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • tin-clad

EtymologyEdit

tin +‎ clad

AdjectiveEdit

tinclad (not comparable)

  1. Clad in tin or tin-coated metal.
    The building had the required tinclad fire doors.

NounEdit

tinclad (plural tinclads)

  1. (historical) A lightly armored river steamer used in the US Civil War.

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Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 01:31