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tinstone

[tin-stohn] /ˈtɪnˌstoʊn/
noun, Mineralogy
Origin of tinstone
1595-1605
1595-1605; tin + stone
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  • The tinstone in this deposit has undergone an amount of abrasion incompatible with a hypothesis of strictly local derivation.
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tinstone

/ˈtɪnˌstəʊn/
noun
1.
another name for cassiterite
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