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rolling pin Syllabification: roll·ing pin
Pronunciation: /rōliNG pin/

Definition of rolling pin in English:


A cylinder rolled over pastry or dough to flatten or shape it.
Example sentences
  • Take the ball of dough out from the fridge, lightly flour a clean work surface, and use a rolling pin to roll the dough out in a circle slightly larger than the pan.
  • Now use a rolling pin to roll the dough out to a rectangle about 15 mm thick.
  • When the batch is ready, everyone grabs a handful of cookie dough and a rolling pin, and the flour begins to fly.
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