Definition of measuring jug in English:

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measuring jug

Pronunciation: /ˈmɛʒərɪŋ ˌdʒʌɡ/
(US measuring cup)


A jug or cup marked up in graded amounts, used 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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