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English definition of “dessertspoonful”

dessertspoonful

noun [C]     /dɪˈzɜːtˌspuːn.fʊl/ US  /-ˈzɝːt-/ (plural dessertspoonsful or dessertspoonfuls)
the amount that a dessertspoon holdsInformal measurements of volumeMeasurements of volumeCookery terms
(Definition of dessertspoonful noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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