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Initially works well as a cooking utensil (3)


I believe the answer is:


Here is my best explanation:

'a cooking utensil' is the definition.

(wok is a kind of cooking utensil)

'initially works well' is the subsidiary indication.

'initially' suggests taking the first letters.

'well' becomes 'ok' ('O.K.' can be a synonym of 'well').

The initial letter of 'works' is 'w'.


'as' is the link.

This clue was last seen in Evening Standard

(Other definitions for wok that I've seen before include "Chinese cooking pan", "Chinese bowl-shaped frying pan", "Bowl-shaped pan", "Asian cooking pan", "pot", "Large Chinese frying pan", "Chinese cooking vessel like large bowl", "A Chinese large-bowled frying pan", "Pan used in Chinese cookery" and "Stir-fry pan".)


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