Dutch oven


Dutch oven

noun

: a large covered pot

Full Definition of DUTCH OVEN

1
:  a metal shield for roasting before an open fire
2
:  a brick oven in which cooking is done by the preheated walls
3
a :  a cast-iron kettle with a tight cover that is used for baking in an open fire
b :  a heavy pot with a tight-fitting domed cover

First Known Use of DUTCH OVEN

1769

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