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1. bain-marie

a large pan that is filled with hot water; smaller pans containing food can be set in the larger pan to keep food warm or to cook food slowly

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nounWord forms: plural bains-marie (bɛ̃mari )
a vessel for holding hot water, in which sauces and other dishes are gently cooked or kept warm

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n. pl. bains-ma·rie (bănmə-rē)
A large pan containing hot water in which smaller pans may be set to heat materials slowly or to keep them warm, as in cooking or chemistry.

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