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sugar spoon

noun
1.
a small spoon for serving granulated sugar, resembling but having a wider bowl than a teaspoon.
Origin of sugar spoon
1700-1710
1700-10
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  • Always make use of the butter-knife, sugar-spoon and salt-spoon, instead of using your knife, spoon or fingers.

    Our Deportment John H. Young
  • A sugar-spoon should be kept in or by the sugar-dish, for the same purpose.

    A Treatise on Domestic Economy Catherine Esther Beecher

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