Meaning of “fish kettle” in the English Dictionary


"fish kettle" in English

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fish kettlenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɪʃ ˌket.əl/ us /ˈfɪʃ ˌket̬.əl/

Examples from literature

  • A fish kettle is a great convenience, and it can be used also for boiling hams. 
  • Put the cleaned trout on the grate in a fish kettle, adding salted water to cover. 
  • When you do not have a fish kettle, keep a piece of strong white cotton cloth in which pin the fish before putting into the boiling water. 

(Definition of “fish kettle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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