roasting pan

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of roasting pan

:a pan used for cooking food (such as chicken, potatoes, or beef) with dry heat in an oven

Word by Word Definitions

roast play roasting
  1. : to cook by exposing to dry heat (as in an oven or before a fire) or by surrounding with hot embers, sand, or stones

  2. : to dry and parch by exposure to heat

  3. : to heat (inorganic material) with access of air and without fusing to effect change (such as expulsion of volatile matter, oxidation, or removal of sulfur from sulfide ores)

  1. : a piece of meat suitable for roasting

  2. : a gathering at which food is roasted before an open fire or in hot ashes or sand

  3. : an act or process of roasting

  1. : that has been roasted

pan play
  1. : a usually broad, shallow, and open container for domestic use (as for cooking)

  2. : any of various similar usually metal receptacles: such as

  3. : the hollow part of the lock in a firelock or flintlock gun that receives the priming

  1. : to wash in a pan for the purpose of separating heavy particles

  2. : to separate (a substance, such as gold) by panning

  3. : to place in a pan

  1. : a betel leaf

  2. : a masticatory of betel nut, mineral lime, and pan

  1. : the process of panning a motion-picture or video camera

  2. : a shot in which the camera is panned

  1. : to rotate (a camera, such as a motion-picture camera) so as to keep an object in the picture or secure a panoramic effect

  2. : to pan a motion-picture or video camera

  3. : to undergo panning

  1. : a Greek god of pastures, flocks, and shepherds usually represented as having the legs, horns, and ears of a goat

  1. : all : completely

  2. : involving all of a (specified) group or region

  3. : advocating or involving the union of a (specified) group


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