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apron

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4230 apron
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As a Noun: 1. A piece of clothing that you put on over the front of your normal clothes and tie round your waist, especially when you are cooking, in order to prevent your clothes from getting dirty. English = apron. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To put on an apron.

cook, cooking, mixture, stirring, mixing, whipping, whisking, stir, mix, beat (mix), whip

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4272 cook-mix
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As a Noun: 1. A person who prepares and cooks food. English = cook. 2. The activity of preparing and making food. English = cooking. 3. A combination of two or more substances that have been stirred or beaten together in a bowl. English = mixture. 4. The activity of combining two or more substances in a container using a spoon or similar implement. English = stirring, mixing, beating, whipping, whisking. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To prepare food for eating and then heating it, for example in an oven or in a saucepan. English = cook. 2. To combine two or more substances in a container, especially as a stage in preparing food, by moving a spoon or similar implement around and around in it. English = stir, mix. 3. [With increased speed and tension] to mix or stir together eggs, cream, or butter thoroughly and energetically using a fork or a whisk. English = beat, whip, whisk.

cook, chef, cooking, stove, cooker

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2084 cook1a
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As a Noun: 1. A person who prepares and cooks food, often as a job. English = cook, chef. 2. The preparation of food to be eaten. English = cooking. 3. A large box-shaped device which provides heat for cooking food. English = stove, cooker. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To prepare food for eating and then heat it, for example in an oven or in a saucepan. English = cook.

grill, grille

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1597 grill1a
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General Definition: 1. An object or device with an overlapping grid of wires or slats, such as a sieve, wire mesh, strainer, or any thing or any action directly or indirectly associated with this, especially a grill. As a Noun: 1. A flat frame of metal bars on which you cook food over a fire. English = grill. 2. A framework of metal bars or wire which is placed in front of or over something to protect it or to protect people. English = grille. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To cook something on a flat frame of metal bare over a fire. English = grill.

microwave, microwave oven

Auslan SignbankDictionary#115 microwave
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As a Noun: 1. An oven or cooker which cooks food very quickly by short-wave radiation rather than by heat. English = microwave, microwave oven. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To cook in a microwave oven. English = microwave.

oven, bake

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2885 oven.in
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As a Noun: 1. A cooker or part of a cooker that is like a box with a door. You put food inside the oven in order to cook it. English = oven. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To put inside an oven in order to cook. 2. To cook in an oven without extra liquid or fat. English = bake.

salt, salty

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4432 salt
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As a Noun: 1. A strong-tasting substance, in the form of white powder or crystals, which is used to improve the flavour of food or to preserve it. It occurs naturally in sea water. English = salt. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To sprinkle salt. 2. To contain salt or taste of salt. English = (be) salty.

saucepan

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4155 saucepan
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General Definition: 1. The action of holding on to something like a stick or a long handle and moving it back and forth repeatedly in front of you, such as poking a fire and, especially, agitating a saucepan on a fire. As a Noun: 1. A deep metal cooking pot, usually with a long handle and a lid. English = saucepan. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To cook something in a container on a fire or stove.

sieve, sift

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1596 sift
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As a Noun: 1. A tool used for separating liquids from solids or larger pieces of something from smaller pieces of it. It usually consists of a wire net which the liquids or smaller pieces pass through. English = sieve. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To operate a device with an overlapping grid of wires or slats, especially in order to let objects only of a certain size pass through; to operate a sieve. English = sift.

sugar, diabetes, diabetic

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1401 sugar1a
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As a Noun: 1. A sweet substance, often in the form of white or brown crystals, which is used to sweeten food and drink. English = sugar. 2. [Only some signers, especially when they say the word "diabetes" with their lips] a medical condition in which someone has too much sugar in their blood. English = diabetes. 3. 4. [Only some signers, especially when they say the word "diabetic" with their lips] a person who has diabetes. English = diabetic. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To add sugar to food; to sprinkle sugar on food; to sugar.