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teakettle

[ tee-ket-l ]
/ ˈtiˌkɛt l /
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noun
a portable kettle with a cover, spout, and handle, used for boiling water.
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Origin of teakettle

First recorded in1695–1705; tea + kettle

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British Dictionary definitions for teakettle

teakettle
/ (ˈtiːˌkɛtəl) /

noun
a kettle for boiling water to make tea
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