short–order

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adjective \ˈshȯrt-ˌȯr-dər, -ˈȯr-\

Definition of short–order

  1. :  preparing or serving food that can be cooked quickly to a customer's order a short–order cook

First Known Use of short–order

1900


SHORT–ORDER Defined for English Language Learners

short-order

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Definition of short–order for English Language Learners

  • : making or serving food that can be cooked quickly when a customer orders it

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