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English definition of “measuring jug”

measuring jug

noun [C]     UK (US measuring cup)
a container used for measuring liquids with lines printed on the side showing how much it contains Weighing, measuring and counting devicesContainers for liquids and gases
(Definition of measuring jug noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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