pre·​cooked | \ (ˌ)prē-ˈku̇kt How to pronounce precooked (audio) \

Definition of precooked

: canned sense 2 a precooked speech

Examples of precooked in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web However, the slow cooker is one of the best ways to cook precooked honey ham for several reasons. Lizzy Briskin,, 8 Mar. 2021 Panade — French for bread mash — is usually made from milk and bread, forming a paste, then added to precooked ground meat. Dallas News, 26 Feb. 2021 Fresh Approach priced its produce boxes at $37 each while Sysco, for example, could assemble boxes with produce — none of it required to be locally grown — plus a gallon of milk, cheese and 5 pounds of precooked meat for $49. Janelle Bitker,, 2 Oct. 2020 Quality Sausage opened in 1976 in Dallas and specializes in precooked meats and pepperoni, according to its website. Kevin Krause, Dallas News, 28 Apr. 2020 Add precooked rice and toss with the oil, onions, and garlic to cook and soften for a few minutes. Danika Worthington, The Know, 9 Oct. 2019 More home cooks, too, are discovering that some of the best rice on offer doesn’t come precooked, in a microwavable envelope, and it isn’t imported, either. Osayi Endolyn, WSJ, 13 July 2018 Stock the freezer Keep a bag or two of frozen precooked shrimp stashed. Terri Milligan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 5 July 2018 Typically such precooked statements, or communiques, are worked out far in advance of summits. Philip Rucker, ajc, 11 June 2018 See More

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First Known Use of precooked

1964, in the meaning defined above

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“Precooked.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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