Entry from British & World English dictionary
A container for keeping bread in.
- Sailors were assigned to messes, each of around ten to twenty-five men, and equipped with a stowable table, cutlery, plates and a bread bin.
- I stood at the toaster staring at the empty bread bin.
- Only mouldy heels to be found in the bread bin, so I have no choice but to venture into the outside world unless I want to wither away.
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