baking spray

noun

Definition of baking spray

: a nonstick spray that contains cooking oil and usually flour and is used to line bakeware during baking Drop spoonfuls of dough on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper or sprayed with baking spray.— Lou Jane Temple, Death is Semisweet, 2002

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1980, in the meaning defined above

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“Baking spray.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baking%20spray. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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