Cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel (noun)
WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.
Use "cooking pan" in a sentence
"He also had a flint and steel; a worn cooking pan and a small coffee-pot with pretty designs etched into it; tobacco in an embroidered pouch along with cigarette papers and a nearly empty box of vestas; a knife and sheath (which, judging from the bloodstains, had been removed from his person still sheathed); and a single. 22-calibre bullet, overlooked no doubt by the boys who had found his body."