colander

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A typical household colander

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Etymology[edit]

Middle English colyndore and Old Provençal colador (strainer).

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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkʌləndər/, /ˈkɑləndər/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

colander (plural colanders)

  1. A bowl-shaped kitchen utensil with holes in it used for draining food such as pasta.

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