stewpan
noun Date: 1651 a pan used for stewing

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  • Stewpan — Stew pan , n. A pan used for stewing. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stewpan — [sto͞o′pan΄, styo͞o′pan΄] n. a pan used for stewing …   English World dictionary

  • stewpan — noun A saucepan used for stewing. After letting them drain, put them into a stewpan with a quarter of a pound of butter, salt, black and red pepper to taste. Syn: stewing pan …   Wiktionary

  • stewpan — /stooh pan , styooh /, n. a pan for stewing; saucepan. [1625 35; STEW1 + PAN1] * * * …   Universalium

  • stewpan — n. deep cooking pot used for making stews, pot or pan used for stewing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stewpan — stew•pan [[t]ˈstuˌpæn, ˈstyu [/t]] n. coo a pan for stewing • Etymology: 1625–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • stewpan — noun a saucepan used for stewing • Syn: ↑stewing pan • Hypernyms: ↑saucepan …   Useful english dictionary

  • Autoclave — Au to*clave, n. [F., fr. Gr. a yto s self + L. clavis key.] 1. A kind of French stewpan with a steam tight lid. Knight. [1913 Webster] 2. a device used for sterilizing objects by exposing them to steam at above atmospheric pressure (and thus at a …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saucepan — Sauce pan , n. A small pan with a handle, in which sauce is prepared over a fire; a stewpan. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pan — Synonyms and related words: Photostat, X ray, Xerox, ashpan, bake, bakepan, barbecue, baste, blame, blanch, boil, boiler, braise, brazier, bread pan, brew, broil, broiler, brown, cake pan, calotype, capture on film, censure, coddle, condemn, cook …   Moby Thesaurus

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