crispness
noun see crisp I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Crispness — Crisp ness, n. The state or quality of being crisp. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • crispness — crisp ► ADJECTIVE 1) firm, dry, and brittle. 2) (of the weather) cool, fresh, and invigorating. 3) briskly decisive and matter of fact. ► NOUN (also potato crisp) Brit. ▪ a wafer thin slice of potato fried until crisp and eaten as a snack. ► VERB …   English terms dictionary

  • crispness — See crisply. * * * …   Universalium

  • crispness — noun a) The state of being crisp. b) An instance of being crisp. See Also: crispation, crispiness, crispy …   Wiktionary

  • crispness — crisp·ness || krɪspnɪs n. brittleness; firmness, sharpness, clearness (manner of speaking, tone of voice); crunchiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crispness — crisp·ness …   English syllables

  • Crunchiness — is the gustatory sensation of muffled grinding of a foodstuff. Crunchiness differs from crispness in that a crisp item is quickly atomized, while a crunchy one offers sustained, granular resistance to jaw action. While crispness is difficult to… …   Wikipedia

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  • Krupuk — Krupuk, kerupuk, or kroepoek in (Indonesia); Keropok in (Malaysia); bánh phồng tôm in Vietnam; prawn crackers in British English, shrimp chips or shrimp crackers in American English; is a popular snack in parts of East and Southeast Asia. Krupuk… …   Wikipedia

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