Definitions for caldronˈkɔl drən

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  1. caldron, cauldron(noun)

    a very large pot that is used for boiling

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  1. Caldron(noun)

    a large kettle or boiler of copper, brass, or iron. [Written also cauldron.]

  2. Origin: [OE. caldron, caudron, caudroun, OF. caudron, chauderon, F. chaudron, an aug. of F. chaudire, LL. caldaria, fr. L. caldarius suitable for warming, fr. caldus, calidus, warm, fr. calere to be warm; cf. Skr. r to boil. Cf. Chaldron, Calaric, Caudle.]

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