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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Utensils
cruetcru‧et /ˈkruːɪt/ noun [countable]  DFUa thing that holds the containers for salt, pepper, oil, or vinegar on a table
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cruetAt other windows she could see tables with folded paper napkins and nickel plated cruets.Make a clam shell cruet Emulsion in your chosen colour 1 Apply a layer of undercoat or primer and leave to dry.Bowls of fruit, flowers, even the cruet would have to be paid for.He stayed rigidly still in the high-backed wooden chair and stared at the upset cruet.
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