What does tablespoon mean?

tablespoon in AZ Dictionary

(n) A large spoon used for serving food.
(n) A household preparing measure equal to 3 teaspoons, or 1/2 substance ounce (15 milliliters). See Table at measurement.
(n) A large spoon, utilized for eating food from a bowl.

tablespoon in Community Dictionary

Using dining table utensils for spooning in addition to a table. by Cleora WoodReport definition
Being the 'big spoon' (externally) while spooning. by Shawnee AganReport definition

tablespoon in Medical Dictionary

An old-fashioned but convenient household measure of capability which corresponding to about 15 cc of liquid. by Vera AnkneyReport definition

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  • Sentence for "tablespoon"
  • Synonym for "tablespoon"
    • dessertspoon, dessert spoon, tbs, tbsp
  • Phrases for "tablespoon"
    • one tablespoon, tablespoon of, tablespoon or
  • Hypernym for "tablespoon"
    • spoon, containerful
  • Cross Reference for "tablespoon"
    • dessertspoon, tea spoon, dessert spoon, soupspoon, soup spoon
  • Same Context for "tablespoon"
    • teaspoon, pint, ounce, teacupful, cupful
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