fryer
also frier noun Date: 1851 something intended for or used in frying: as a. a young chicken b. a deep utensil for frying foods

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  • fryer — /fruy euhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that fries. 2. something, as a young chicken, to be cooked by frying. 3. See deep fryer. Also, frier. [1850 55; FRY1 + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

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