terne metal

noun
an alloy of lead and tin used for plating.

Origin:
see terneplate

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The roof features eaves that overhang each elevation, and is covered with standing seam painted terne metal pan system.
Any gutter liners made of tin, galvanized iron, or terne metal should be kept painted.
The roof is terne metal with a hipped configuration and gables at the four comers.
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