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fish poacher

noun

a long narrow pan with high sides and a perforated rack, used to poach a whole fish at once

Examples

The oval fish poacher is 18 inches long.

Word Origin

cooking

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  • It must be confessed, however, that at all points the fish poacher is cleverer and of readier wit than the river watcher.

    Poachers and Poaching John Watson
  • Elmer knew that this must be the favorite course taken by the fish poacher when going to see what his set lines held.

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