Mess-tin in a sentence

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How to use mess-tin in a sentence. Mess-tin pronunciation.

Occasionally bacon had to be fried in a mess-tin lid.
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Then, our mess-tins cleaned, we go down to the great yard, gray and stagnant.
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My eyes, resting in fixity on him, discovered his sheepskin coat, his waist-belt, straining at the shoulder-straps, dragged by the metal-packed cartridge pouches, by the bayonet, by the trench-tool; his round bags, pushed backwards; his swathed and hooded rifle; his knapsack, packed lengthways so as not to give a handle to the earth which goes by on either side; the blanket, the quilt, the tentcloth, folded accordion-wise on the top of each other, and the whole surmounted by the mess-tin, ringing like a mournful bell, higher than his head.
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In the tunic an' the mess-tin an' the boot!
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The first sign I saw of our arrival in this country was a derelict mess-tin on a country station platform; at the next station I saw a derelict rifle; at the next a whole derelict kit, and lastly a complete-in-all-parts derelict soldier.
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Examples of Mess-tin

Example #1
One day my man soared off into culinary fancies and curried a Maconochie.
Example #2
Cooking, at the times I write about, consisted of making innumerable brews of tea, and opening tins of bully and Maconochie.
Example #3
Just as we pour out into it, there is the clash of a closing gate and a tightened chain.
Example #4
Gloomily we eat stew, by the miserable illumination of a candle, in the dull desert of the mess room.
Example #5
What a huge, heavy and mighty mass the armed soldier is, near at hand and when one is looking at nothing else!
Example #6
The intermittent flutters of light showed me the soldier who marched in front of me.