warming-pan

warming pan

noun
a long-handled, covered pan, usually of brass, filled with live coals or hot water for warming a cold bed.

Origin:
1565–75

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warming pan
 
n
a pan, often of copper and having a long handle, filled with hot coals or hot water and formerly drawn over the sheets to warm a bed

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