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a container for cooking and serving an individual portion of food, usually made of pottery, silver, or paper, or sometimes of baked dough.
Historical Examples

This is not the same variety as the cassolette described by Leroy.
The Pears of New York U. P. Hedrick

There appear to be several varieties of cassolette three or four of which bear the synonym of Lechfrion.
The Pears of New York U. P. Hedrick

The cassolette is so named from its resemblance to a small vessel made of copper and silver in which pastilles were burnt.
The Pears of New York U. P. Hedrick


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