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noun

unsweetened milk thickened and concentrated by evaporation of water content to approximately half the original weight and then sterilized and canned.

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Origin of evaporated milk

First recorded in 1865–70
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evaporated milk

noun

thick unsweetened tinned milk from which some of the water has been evaporated
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