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Pots and pans

baking tray

noun

a flat square piece of metal used for baking things such as biscuits on

billy

noun

a container used for cooking food over a fire

cake pan

noun

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cake tin

noun

a metal container used for baking a cake

caldron

an American spelling of cauldron

casserole

noun

a deep dish with a lid, used for cooking a mixture of meat, vegetables etc in the oven

cauldron

noun

a large round metal container used for cooking over a fire

chip pan

noun

a large deep pan used for cooking chips in hot oil

churn

noun

a container in which milk or cream is mixed to make butter

coffeepot

noun

a container for making or serving coffee

deep-fat fryer

noun

a large deep pan used for cooking food in oil

double boiler

noun

a deep pan with a second pan on top of it. You boil water in the lower pan in order to heat or cook the food in the pan above it.

double saucepan

noun

a double boiler

frying pan

noun

a flat metal pan with a long handle, used for cooking food in hot oil or fat

griddle

noun

a round flat iron pan used on top of a hot surface for cooking

grill pan

noun

a large flat metal pan that is used for grilling food

kettle

noun

a metal container, usually with a cover, used for cooking

non-stick

adjective

non-stick cooking pans have a surface that food will not stick to

pan

noun

a round metal container used for cooking, with a handle and usually a lid. A saucepan has tall sides and a frying pan is wider with shorter sides and usually no lid

pan

noun

a metal container used for baking. The British word is tin

poacher

noun

a special pan designed for poaching eggs

pot

noun

a deep round metal container used for cooking food in on a cooker

pot

noun

a container used for making or serving hot drinks

pressure cooker

noun

a deep cooking pan with a tight lid that allows the pressure of steam to cook food quickly

samovar

noun

a large metal container on short legs, used in Russia for making tea

saucepan

noun

a round deep metal container with a long handle, used for cooking food on a cooker

skillet

noun

a frying pan

steamer

noun

a container used for cooking food with steam

tagine

noun

the traditional pot in which a tagine is cooked

tea urn

noun

a large metal container for hot tea, or for hot water for making tea, for a large group of people

tin

noun

a metal container used for cooking food in an oven. The American word is pan

urn

noun

a large metal container for making tea or coffee

wok

noun

a metal pan shaped like a large bowl, used for cooking Chinese food

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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