runcible spoon

runcible spoon

[ruhn-suh-buhl]
noun
a forklike utensil with two broad prongs and one sharp, curved prong, as used for serving hors d'oeuvres.

Origin:
runcible, term coined in 1871 by Edward Lear

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runcible spoon (ˈrʌnsɪbəl)
 
n
a forklike utensil with two broad prongs and one sharp curved prong
 
[runcible coined by Edward Lear in a nonsense poem (1871)]

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