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evaporating dish

Syllabification: e·vap·o·rat·ing dish
Pronunciation: /əˈvapəˌrādiNG ˌdiSH
 
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Definition of evaporating dish in English:

noun

Chemistry
A small ceramic dish in which liquids are heated over a flame so that they evaporate, leaving a solid residue.

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