fryer

noun fry·er \ ˈfrī(-ə)r \
variants: or less commonly

Definition of fryer

:something intended for or used in frying: such as
a :a young chicken
b :a deep utensil for frying foods

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First Known Use of fryer

1851



FRYER Defined for English Language Learners

fryer

noun

Definition of fryer for English Language Learners

  • : a deep pan for frying foods

  • : a young chicken that is suitable for frying


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