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dripping pan

noun
1.
a shallow metal pan used under roasting meat to receive the drippings.
Also, drip pan.
Origin
1425-1475
1425-75
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  • Fat immediately begins to trickle down, flavoring parboiled potatoes heaped in a dripping pan below.
British Dictionary definitions for dripping pan

dripping pan

noun
1.
a shallow pan placed under roasting meat to catch the dripping
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