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A spoon somewhat larger than a teaspoon, used for eating soup.
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a round spoon for eating soup
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a large spoon, commonly having a rounded bowl, with which to eat soup.
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Noun1.soupspoon - a spoon with a rounded bowl for eating soupsoupspoon - a spoon with a rounded bowl for eating soup
spoon - a piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle; used to stir or serve or take up food
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