Definition of zester in English:

zester

Syllabification: zest·er
Pronunciation: /ˈzestər
 
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noun

  • A kitchen utensil for removing fine shreds of zest from citrus fruit.
    More example sentences
    • Using the lemon zester again, zest the rind of a lemon to produce one teaspoon of zest.
    • She buys Micro-plane grater zesters and Le Creuset pots.
    • Kitchen utensils, such as lemon zesters, are not designed for use in surgery.

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