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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishldoce_246_fpanpan1 /pæn/ ●●● S3 W3 noun [countable]  1 saucepan.jpg for cookingDFU a round metal container that you use for cooking, usually with one long handle and a lid syn saucepan a frying pan pots and pans Cook the pasta in a large pan of boiling water.2 for baking cakes etc American EnglishDFU a metal container for baking things in syn tin British English a cake pan3 open container American EnglishTIHCM a wide, usually round, open container with low sides, used for holding liquids4 toilet British EnglishDHH the bowl of a toilet5 go down the pan warming pan, → a flash in the pan at flash2(5)
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panPlace cups in large baking pan.Cover pan and simmer slowly until rabbit is tender, about 20 minutes.It is pan of the history we are building for this program and this group of kids.an oil panIn same pan, lightly brown shallots, garlic, and onions in oil remaining in pan.Remove from the pan with a slotted spoon and keep warm.They drank coffee and ceremoniously tipped the contents of the pan into a large casserole which went into a side oven.Cook for about 2 minutes, shaking the pan until the yams are lightly browned. 3.Return the mince to the pan.