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English definition of “pitcher”


noun [C] (CONTAINER)    /ˈpɪtʃ.ər/ US  //
UK a large container with a wide , round base , straight sides , and a narrow opening at the top , used in the past for holding water or another liquid : an earthenware pitcherContainers for liquids and gases US for jug: a pitcher of beer / water / lemonade Containers for liquids and gases
(Definition of pitcher noun (CONTAINER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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