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  • n. Alternative spelling of dessertspoon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a spoon used in eating dessert; a spoon intermediate in size between a teaspoon and a tablespoon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A spoon intermediate in size between a table-spoon and a tea-spoon, used for eating dessert.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a spoon larger than a teaspoon and smaller than a tablespoon
  • n. as much as a dessert spoon will hold

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