Pronunciation: (skil'it), [key]
1. a frying pan.
2. a cylindrical serving vessel of the late 17th and early 18th centuries, having a hinged lid, a handle, and, sometimes, feet.
3. Chiefly Brit.a long-handled saucepan.
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