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English definition of “chargrilled”


adjective uk   /ˈtʃɑː.ɡrɪld/ us    /ˈtʃɑːr-/
describes food that is cooked over or under direct heat so that its surface becomes slightly black: chargrilled tuna steaksPreparing food using heatPreparing food
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