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roaster

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noun roast·er \ˈrōs-tər\

Simple Definition of roaster

  • : a device used for roasting meat

  • : a young chicken that is suitable for roasting

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of roaster

  1. 1 :  one that roasts

  2. 2 :  a device for roasting

  3. 3 :  something adapted to roasting: as a :  a suckling pig b :  a bird fit for roasting; especially :  a young chicken larger than a broiler

15th Century

First Known Use of roaster

15th century


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