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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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tureentu‧reen /tjʊˈriːn $ təˈriːn/ noun [countable]  DFUa large dish with a lid, used for serving soup or vegetables
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tureenPour mussels into a tureen or large bowl.A tureen of Technicolor sprouts looked at her smugly.When ready to serve, reheat the soup to boiling point and pour into a heated tureen.And on the dining-room table were silver goblets, and a big silver tureen in which reflections lay like brilliant postage stamps.Drain well in a colander and divide them among individual bowls or put them in a large soup tureen.The finest piece in this sale is a magnificent silver soup tureen by Paul de Lamerie.The lid lifted off the tureen.As with tureens, these had neither a pouring lip nor spout.
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