crispiness
noun see crispy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Crispiness — or crispness is the gustatory sensation of brittleness in the mouth, such that the food item shatters immediately upon mastication. Crispiness differs from crunchiness in that a crunchy food continues to provide its material sensation after a few …   Wikipedia

  • crispiness — See crispy. * * * …   Universalium

  • crispiness — noun The state of being crispy See Also: crisp …   Wiktionary

  • crispiness — n. brittleness, crunchiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crispiness — crisp·i·ness …   English syllables

  • crispiness — noun firm but easily broken • Syn: ↑brittleness, ↑crispness • Derivationally related forms: ↑crispy, ↑crisp (for: ↑crispness), ↑brittle ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • brittleness — noun firm but easily broken • Syn: ↑crispness, ↑crispiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑crispy (for: ↑crispiness), ↑crisp (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • crispness — noun 1. a pleasing firmness and freshness (Freq. 2) crispness of new dollar bills crispness of fresh lettuce • Derivationally related forms: ↑crisp • Hypernyms: ↑freshness 2. an expressive style that is direct and to the poin …   Useful english dictionary

  • crispy — adjective (crispier; est) Date: 14th century 1. crisp 1 < crispy hair > 2. appealingly crunchy ; crisp < crispy fried chicken > • crispiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rice — For other uses, see Rice (disambiguation). Oryza sativa, commonly known as Asian rice. Rice, white, long grain vegetable, raw Nutritional value per 100 g (3.5 oz) …   Wikipedia

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