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Definition of caddy spoon in English:

noun

A spoon used to dispense tea from a tea caddy, having a wide, shallow bowl and a short handle.
Example sentences
  • For instance, caddy spoons have been a specialist's collector's domain for decades, and some of the common fakes are made by soldering the top of a Georgian teaspoon handle (with its marks) to a bowl of fancy design.
  • The Caddy shell, caddy ladle or caddy scoop was the inspirational theme for caddy spoons that followed.
  • The small, often fanciful, scoops called caddy spoons are avidly sought by spoon collectors.

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