short-order

adjective
\ ˈshȯrt-ˌȯr-dər How to pronounce short-order (audio) , -ˈȯr- \

Definition of short-order

: 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, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of short-order was in 1900

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“Short-order.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/short-order. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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