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English definition of “fryer”

fryer

noun [C] (also frier)     /ˈfraɪ.ər/ US  //
a large deep pan in which food is fried : I've just bought a deep-fat fryer for cooking chips .Pots and pans US a chicken suitable for frying HensKinds of meat
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