food processor
noun Date: 1974 an electric kitchen appliance with a set of interchangeable blades revolving inside a container

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • food processor — food processors N COUNT A food processor is a piece of electrical equipment that is used to mix, chop, or beat food, or to make it into a liquid …   English dictionary

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  • Food processor — A food processor is a kitchen appliance used to facilitate various repetitive tasks in the process of preparation of food. Today, the term almost always refers to an electric motor driven appliance, although there are some manual devices also… …   Wikipedia

  • food processor — noun a kitchen appliance with interchangeable blades; used for shredding or blending or chopping or slicing food • Hypernyms: ↑kitchen appliance * * * noun, pl ⋯ sors [count] : an electric kitchen device that is used for cutting and mixing food * …   Useful english dictionary

  • food processor — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms food processor : singular food processor plural food processors a piece of electrical equipment used for cutting food into very small pieces or mixing different foods together …   English dictionary

  • food processor — noun A small kitchen appliance for chopping or pureeing food. To make nut roast, you have to blitz the nuts in a food processor …   Wiktionary

  • food processor — food′ proc essor n. coo an electric appliance with a closed container and interchangeable blades that can process food at high speeds • Etymology: 1970–75 food′ proc essing, n …   From formal English to slang

  • food processor — kitchen appliance which grinds and chops food …   English contemporary dictionary

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