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1stir–fry

verb \-ˈfrī\

: to fry (something) quickly over high heat while stirring it constantly

Full Definition of STIR-FRY

transitive verb
:  to fry quickly over high heat in a lightly oiled pan (as a wok) while stirring continuously
intransitive verb
:  to prepare food by stir-frying it

First Known Use of STIR-FRY

1959

2stir–fry

noun \-ˌfrī\

: a dish made of foods (such as meat or vegetables) that are fried quickly over high heat while being stirred constantly

Full Definition of STIR-FRY

:  a dish of something stir-fried

First Known Use of STIR-FRY

1959

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