Definition of slow cooker in English:

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slow cooker

Pronunciation: /slō ˈko͝okər/


A large electric pot used for cooking food, especially stews, very slowly.
Example sentences
  • Today, most crockery cookers are continuous slow cookers - foods are slowly and continually cooked at a low wattage via heating coils that wrap around the sides of the cooker and remain switched on during cooking.
  • Dig out that pressure cooker or a slow cooker, and get in a stew.
  • Wash interiors of appliances used for food preparation such as inside of fry pans, slow cookers, etc. taking care not to get electrical parts wet.

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Syllabification: slow cook·er

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