Broiler
Broiler Broil"er, n. 1. One who broils, or cooks by broiling. [1913 Webster]

2. A gridiron or other utensil used in broiling, or the compartment in a stove where such a utensil is located. [1913 Webster]

3. A chicken or other bird fit for broiling. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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