Definition of drip pan
1 usually drip pan : a container for catching material that drips from above (as from the burners of a gas range or a piece of oily machinery)
2 usually dripping pan : a usually shallow rectangular metal pan used especially for baking and roasting
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Origin and Etymology of drip pan
drip pan from 2drip + pan; dripping pan from Middle English drepyngpanne, from drepyng dripping + panne pan
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