English version

slotted spoon

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Utensils
slotted spoonˌslotted ˈspoon noun [countable]  DFUa large spoon with holes in it
Examples from the Corpus
slotted spoonRemove from the pan with a slotted spoon and keep warm.Remove the potatoes with a slotted spoon, leaving the liquid behind.Remove with a slotted spoon and set aside on paper towels until needed.With a slotted spoon, transfer leg-thigh pieces to a plate, cover, and keep warm.She was dancing the slotted spoon in and out of the fish-kettle, a clatter of aluminium.Remove meat with slotted spoon and set aside.Remove with slotted spoon and reserve in a small bowl.
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