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measuring cup Syllabification: meas·ur·ing cup
Pronunciation: /ˈmeZH(ə)riNG ˌkəp/

Definition of measuring cup in English:


A cup marked in graded amounts, used for measuring ingredients in cooking.
Example sentences
  • She set the plate in the sink, on top of several mixing bowls, measuring cups and cookie sheets.
  • And the last time I checked, wasn't Pyrex for making measuring jugs and durable cookware?
  • We had pots, pans, cooking utensils, measuring cups, and anything else you can think of (except food) that goes in a kitchen.
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