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Patrol Lake Como for some cooking pot? (4)

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I believe the answer is:

olla

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'pot?' is the definition.
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'patrol lake como for some cooking' is the wordplay.
'OLLA' is hidden within the letters.
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(Other definitions for olla that I've seen before include "hash", "16 across [STEW]", "Urn", "jar".)

I've seen this clue in Sydney Morning Herald.
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