food processor

noun

Definition of food processor

: an electric kitchen appliance with a set of interchangeable blades revolving inside a container

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Finely chop them in a food processor, then fold into ground beef to make burgers or meatballs. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Vegetarian Fried Rice," 15 Feb. 2019 Make the lemon cashew crème: In a food processor, combine all the ingredients and blend until smooth. Zoe Ruffner, Vogue, "Sakara Brings Healthy Eating Home With Their New Made-for-Instagram Cookbook," 19 Mar. 2019 In food processor, pulse goat cheese and ricotta until smooth. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Spring Crudités with Herbed Cheese Dip," 11 Mar. 2019 In a food processor, pulse 1 cup peas with egg, egg yolk, butter, 1 Tbsp water, and 1 tsp salt until coarsely chopped. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Pea Fritters with Shrimp Salad," 7 Mar. 2019 In a food processor, add black beans, onion, spices, and parsley. Nazima Qureshi, SELF, "Here's How a Registered Dietitian Shops and Meal Preps on a Budget," 22 Feb. 2019 In a food processor, pulse 2 cups carrot tops, 1 clove garlic, 1/2 cup each basil leaves and olive oil, 1/4 cup each toasted walnuts and finely grated Parmesan, and 1 Tbsp lemon juice until smooth. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Spiced Roast Chicken with Caramelized Carrots and Shallots," 15 Feb. 2019 In food processor with knife blade attached, pulse flour and sugar until combined. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "The Easiest Recipe for Christmas Shortbread Bites," 19 Dec. 2018 Add fresh or soaked figs to a food processor along with zest and 1/3 cup whiskey. Kelsey Kloss, ELLE Decor, "3 Father's Day Cupcakes To Match His Favorite Drink," 14 June 2016

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First Known Use of food processor

1973, in the meaning defined above

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food processor

noun

English Language Learners Definition of food processor

: an electric kitchen device that is used for cutting and mixing food

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