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"short-order cook" in British English

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short-order cooknoun [C]

uk   /ˌʃɔːt.ɔː.dəˈkʊk/  us   /ˌʃɔːrt.ɔːr.dɚˈ-/
a ​person who ​works in a ​restaurantcookingfood that can be ​preparedquickly
(Definition of short-order cook from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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