deep fat


deep fat
noun
: hot fat deep enough in a cooking utensil to cover the food to be fried

onion rings fried in deep fat

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hot fat used for deep-frying food.
[1950-55]

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deep fat,
enough fat or oil in a pan to cover completely the food to be cooked.

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noun [noncount]
: a deep layer of oil or fat that is heated in a pan or machine and used to fry food

a deep-fat fryer [=a machine used to fry food in deep fat]


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • deep fat — n. Hot liquified fat used to deep fry food. See {deep fry}. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deep fat — n. cooking oil or fat that is deep enough in the pan to cover food that is to be deep fried …   English World dictionary

  • deep fat — noun Date: 1908 hot fat or oil deep enough in a cooking utensil to cover the food to be fried …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • deep fat — hot fat used for deep frying food. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • deep fat — large quantity of oil for deep frying food …   English contemporary dictionary

  • deep-fat fryer — UK US noun [countable] [singular deep fat fryer plural deep fat fryers] british a large deep pan used for cooking food in oil Thesaurus: pots and panshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • deep-fat-fry — v. t. To fry in deep fat. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deep-fat fryer — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms deep fat fryer : singular deep fat fryer plural deep fat fryers British a large deep pan used for cooking food in oil …   English dictionary

  • deep-fat-fry — verb fry in deep fat deep fry the potato chips • Topics: ↑cooking, ↑cookery, ↑preparation • Hypernyms: ↑fry • Verb Frames: Somebody s something …   Useful english dictionary

  • deep-fat fryer — noun A heated vessel for frying food by immersing in hot fat or oil, as opposed to shallow frying in a frying pan …   Wiktionary


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