broiler Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"broiler" in British English

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broilernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbrɔɪ.lər/  us   /-lɚ/

broiler noun [C] (CHICKEN)

a ​youngchickensuitable for roasting or grilling

broiler noun [C] (HOT SURFACE)

B1 US (UK grill) the ​surface in a that can be ​heated to very high ​temperatures and under which you put ​food to be ​cooked
(Definition of broiler from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"broiler" in American English

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broilernoun [C]

 us   /ˈbrɔɪ·lər/
a ​part of a ​stove in which ​food can be ​cookeddirectly under or over the ​heat A broiler is also a ​youngchicken.
(Definition of broiler from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “broiler”
in Arabic شَوايّة…
in Korean 보일러…
in Portuguese grelha…
in Catalan graella…
in Japanese グリル…
in Chinese (Simplified) (适于焙烤的)嫩鸡…
in Turkish ızgara…
in Russian жаровня…
in Chinese (Traditional) (適於焙烤的)嫩雞…
in Italian griglia…
in Polish opiekacz…
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