deep fryer
Fryer Fry"er, n. 1. Something or someone that fries. [1913 Webster]

2. A young chicken or other food item suitable to be cooked by frying. [PJC]

3. A pot equipped with a removable basket, designed to be used for frying objects; -- also called {deep fryer}. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • deep fryer — noun count AMERICAN a large deep pan used for cooking food in oil …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • deep fryer — deep′ fry′er n. coo a deep pan or pot, containing a wire basket, used for deep frying • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • deep fryer — noun : a utensil suitable for deep frying usually deep and often with a mesh or perforated compartment in which the food is exposed to the fat * * * a deep pan or pot with a basket, usually of mesh, inside, for deep frying. [1950 55] …   Useful english dictionary

  • deep-fryer — /dip ˈfraɪə/ (say deep fruyuh) noun a pan containing sufficient fat for deep frying, and usually a wire mesh basket for holding the food being cooked. Also, deep frier …   Australian English dictionary

  • deep fryer — a deep pan or pot with a basket, usually of mesh, inside, for deep frying. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • deep fryer — noun Date: 1950 a utensil suitable for deep fat frying …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • deep fryer — noun A heated vessel for frying food by immersing in hot oil, as opposed to shallow frying in a frying pan …   Wiktionary

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  • Fryer — Fry er, n. 1. Something or someone that fries. [1913 Webster] 2. A young chicken or other food item suitable to be cooked by frying. [PJC] 3. A pot equipped with a removable basket, designed to be used for frying objects; also called {deep fryer} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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