nounScottish & Northern English
A large plate or dish.
- As the ashet is held aloft, they proudly stride around the room.
- Remove the chicken and shallots to a large ashet and keep warm.
- The question arises in the same document concerning the ashets and milkpots mentioned.
Mid 16th century: from French assiette.
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