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colander

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒl.ən.dər/  us   /ˈkɑː.lən.dɚ/
a bowl with small holes in it, used for washing food or for emptying food into when it has been cooked in water: After four minutes, pour the pasta into a colander to drain.
Translations of “colander”
in Arabic مَصفى…
in Korean 체…
in Malaysian penapis…
in French passoire…
in Turkish kevgir, süzgeç…
in Italian colabrodo, colapasta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 漏勺, 濾盆, 濾器…
in Russian дуршлаг…
in Polish cedzak, durszlak…
in Vietnamese cái chao…
in Spanish colador…
in Portuguese escorredor (de macarrão, etc.)…
in Thai กระชอน…
in German das Sieb…
in Catalan escorredora…
in Japanese ざる…
in Indonesian saringan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 漏勺, 滤盆, 滤器…
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