Smoke-dry \Smoke"-dry`\, v. t. To dry by or in smoke. [1913 Webster]

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  • smoke-dry — /smohk druy /, v., smoke dried, smoke drying. v.t. 1. to dry or cure (meat or other food) using smoke. v.i. 2. to become dried by smoke: to be eaten as soon as it smoke dries. [1695 1705] * * * …   Universalium

  • smoke-dry — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ transitive verb : to dry or cure by means of smoke intransitive verb : to become dried by means of smoke …   Useful english dictionary

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  • smoke — n 1. gas, fume, smog, smaze, Dial. drisk; exhaust, effluvium, pollution; soot, smut, carbon, coke, reek, Brit. Dial. coom. 2. vapor, mist, brume, fog, gauze, film, cloud; smolder, smudge, smooch. 3. cigarette, Sl. cig, Sl. butt, Sl. weed, Sl.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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