Sun-dried
Sun-dried Sun"-dried`, a. Dried by the heat of the sun; as, sun-dried tomatoes. ``Sun-dried brick.'' --Sir T. Herbert. [1913 Webster]

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  • sun-dried — adj [only before noun] sun dried food has been left in the sun to dry in order to give it a particular taste ▪ sun dried tomatoes …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sun-dried — sun ,dried adjective sun dried fruit and vegetables have been put in the sun to dry in order to preserve them and give them a strong flavor: sun dried tomatoes …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sun-dried — [sun′drīd′] adj. dried by the sun …   English World dictionary

  • sun-dried — sun′ dried adj. dried in the sun, as bricks or raisins • Etymology: 1590–1600 …   From formal English to slang

  • sun-dried — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ dried in the sun, as opposed to by artificial heat …   English terms dictionary

  • sun-dried — adjective (only before noun) sun dried food has been left in the sun to dry in order to give it a particular taste: sun dried tomatoes …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sun-dried — UK / US adjective sun dried fruit and vegetables have been put in the sun to dry in order to preserve them and give them a strong flavour sun dried tomatoes …   English dictionary

  • sun-dried — adjective dried naturally by the sun (Freq. 1) sun dried apricots • Syn: ↑sundried • Similar to: ↑preserved …   Useful english dictionary

  • sun-dried — adj. Sun dried is used with these nouns: ↑tomato …   Collocations dictionary

  • sun-dried — /sun druyd /, adj. 1. dried in the sun, as bricks or raisins. 2. dried up or withered by the sun. [1590 1600] * * * …   Universalium

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