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grat·er

 (grā′tər)
n.
One that grates, as an implement with sharp-edged slits and perforations on which to grate foods.
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grater

(ˈɡreɪtə)
n
1. (Cookery) a kitchen utensil with sharp-edged perforations for grating carrots, cheese, etc
2. a person or thing that grates
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grater - utensil with sharp perforations for shredding foods (as vegetables or cheese)grater - utensil with sharp perforations for shredding foods (as vegetables or cheese)
kitchen utensil - a utensil used in preparing food
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Translations
مِبْشَرَه
struhadlo
rivejern
ReibeKüchenreibe
konyhai reszelõ
rifjárn
radula
strgalo

grater

[ˈgreɪtəʳ] N (Culin) → rallador m
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grater

[ˈgreɪtər] n (for grating food)râpe f cheese grater, nutmeg grater
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

grater

nReibe f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

grater

[ˈgreɪtəʳ] ngrattugia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

grate2

(greit) verb
1. to rub (cheese, vegetables etc) into small pieces by means of a grater.
2. to irritate. His voice grates on me.
ˈgrater noun
an instrument with a rough surface on which cheese, vegetables etc can be grated.
ˈgrating adjective
(of sounds) unpleasant.
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In this the woman, as fair as a goddess, mixed them a mess with Pramnian wine; she grated goat's milk cheese into it with a bronze grater, threw in a handful of white barley-meal, and having thus prepared the mess she bade them drink it.
These things were crowded with utensils of all sorts: frying pans, sauce pans, kettles, forks, knives, basting and soup spoons, nutmeg graters, sifters, colanders, meat saws, flat irons, rolling pins and many other things of a like nature.
PUPILS at a Welsh school have been banned from the playground because it has been branded as like a "cheese grater" and dangerous.
The diner bemoaned the price of Tesco's product ([pounds sterling]5), so instead put his boiled egg in a cheese grater andshared a photoof his breakfast on Reddit.
Use the large-holed side of a box grater or a Microplane grater to grate the cheese.
The meeting addressed the Kingdom's plans to diversify and develop its economy and to create an avenue for grater technological development and advancement.
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