- a spoon for stirring tea, coffee, etc. and for eating some soft foods
- a spoon used as a measuring unit in cookery, equal to about of a tablespoon or about 1 fluid drams: abbrev. tsp
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- The common small spoon used especially in serving and consuming tea, coffee, and desserts.
- Abbr. t. or tsp. A household cooking measure equal to 1/3 tablespoon (about 5 milliliters). See Table at measurement.
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