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stewpan n : a saucepan used for stewing [syn: stewing pan]

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Noun

  1. archaic cookware A saucepan used for stewing.
    • 1867, Colin MacKenzie - Mackenzie's Ten Thousand Receipts: In All the Useful and Domestic Arts page 220
    After letting them drain, put them into a stewpan with a quarter of a pound of butter, salt, black and red pepper to taste.
    • 1743, Lady (Unknown author) - The lady's companion: or, An infallible guide to the fair sex [page 333]
    Brown off well that flicks to your Stewpan; put in as much Flour as you think fit,...

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