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[stoo-pan, styoo-]
  1. a pan for stewing; saucepan.
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Origin of stewpan

First recorded in 1625–35; stew1 + pan1
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Examples from the Web for stewpan

Historical Examples

  • Keep the cover on the stewpan, but stir the stew occasionally.

    The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste:

    Mrs. W. G. Waters

  • Put them in a stewpan, and drain the liquor from the settlings.

  • Put it into a stewpan, add the cream, and let it boil in the soup.

    The Skilful Cook

    Mary Harrison

  • Put them into a stewpan with the lemon rind, sugar, wine, and water.

    The Skilful Cook

    Mary Harrison

  • Put them in a stewpan with the water, sugar, lemon rind and juice.

    The Skilful Cook

    Mary Harrison