Meaning of “wok” in the English Dictionary

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"wok" in British English

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woknoun [ C ]

uk /wɒk/ us /wɑːk/

a large, bowl-shaped Chinese pan used for frying food quickly in hot oil:

Heat some oil in a wok, then add the vegetables and stir-fry for two minutes.

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

"wok" in American English

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woknoun [ C ]

us /wɑk/

a large, bowl-shaped pan used for frying food quickly in hot oil

(Definition of “wok” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)