saucepan (also pan) noun

ADJ. non-stick | heavy, heavy-based

VERB + SAUCEPAN cover Cover the saucepan and remove from the heat. | remove from the heat | add sth to, put sth in/into, return sth to | remove sth from

SAUCEPAN + VERB contain sth a pan containing lots of boiling salted water

PREP. in/into a/the ~ Heat one tablespoon of oil in a saucepan. Pour the pasta into a pan of boiling water.