Definition of strainer in English:

strainer

Syllabification: strain·er
Pronunciation: /ˈstrānər
 
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noun

  • A device having holes punched in it or made of crossed wires for separating solid matter from a liquid: a tea strainer
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    • When the pan & broth are cool enough not to burn you, set up a pan big enough to hold all the liquid with a strainer or colander resting over it.
    • Leaf strainers and wire mesh don't always work.
    • Pour liquid through a fine strainer into a jar; discard leaves.
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