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evaporated milk

unsweetened milk thickened and concentrated by evaporation of water content to approximately half the original weight and then sterilized and canned.
Origin of evaporated milk
1865-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for evaporated milk
  • Powdered or evaporated milk products may be used in instant desserts and whipped products, or for cooking.
  • Macaroni dripping with cheese sauce stays light thanks to reduced-fat cheeses and creamy evaporated milk.
  • Used full strength, evaporated milk adds extra nutritive value to the diet.
  • However, the disadvantages of evaporated milk formulas are now considered similar to those of whole cow's milk.
  • Add evaporated milk and cheese and stir until cheese melts.
  • Products included various cheese and evaporated milk.
British Dictionary definitions for evaporated milk

evaporated milk

thick unsweetened tinned milk from which some of the water has been evaporated
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