cookable
adjective see cook II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cookable — adjective That can be cooked; suitable for cooking …   Wiktionary

  • cookable — cook·able …   English syllables

  • cookable — kəbəl noun ( s) : foodstuff to be cooked …   Useful english dictionary

  • cook — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English cōc, from Latin coquus, from coquere to cook; akin to Old English āfigen fried, Greek pessein to cook Date: before 12th century 1. a person who prepares food for eating 2. a technical or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cook — cook1 cookable, adj. cookless, adj. /kook/, v.t. 1. to prepare (food) by the use of heat, as by boiling, baking, or roasting. 2. to subject (anything) to the application of heat. 3. Slang. to ruin; spoil. 4. Informal. to falsify, as accounts: to… …   Universalium

  • uncookable — adjective Not cookable …   Wiktionary

  • cook — verb 1》 prepare (food) by mixing, combining, and heating the ingredients.     ↘(of food) be heated so as to reach an edible state. 2》 informal alter dishonestly.     ↘(cook something up) concoct a clever or devious story, excuse, or plan. 3》 (be… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Cook — v. & n. v. 1 tr. prepare (food) by heating it. 2 intr. (of food) undergo cooking. 3 tr. colloq. falsify (accounts etc.); alter to produce a desired result. 4 tr. sl. ruin, spoil. 5 tr. (esp. as cooked adj.) Brit. sl. fatigue, exhaust. 6 tr. &… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cook — v. & n. v. 1 tr. prepare (food) by heating it. 2 intr. (of food) undergo cooking. 3 tr. colloq. falsify (accounts etc.); alter to produce a desired result. 4 tr. sl. ruin, spoil. 5 tr. (esp. as cooked adj.) Brit. sl. fatigue, exhaust. 6 tr. &… …   Useful english dictionary

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