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casserole

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈkæs.ər.əʊl/ us    /-ə.roʊl/
C2 a dish made by cooking meat, vegetables, or other foods in liquid inside a heavy container at low heat, or the heavy, deep container with a lid used in cooking such dishes: lamb casseroleSavoury dishesPots and pans
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