Keywords: bain marie

Sign Definition

Definition in Auslan

General Definition

1. A container with a wide uncovered top, repeated multiple times to show many containers.

As a Noun

1. A food container that is placed over a bath of boiling water. Used for keeping prepared food warm, or for slow cooking. English = bain marie.
2. A food container that has a pan of boiling water to keep the food slow cooking. English = bain marie.


1. The following are suggested signs or sign expressions for ‘bain-marie’. Source: DeafConnectED, Melbourne Polytechnic.
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