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stir-fry

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈstɜː.fraɪ/ us    /ˈstɝː-/
to fry small pieces of meat, vegetables, etc. quickly while mixing them around: Stir-fry the chicken for one minute, then add the vegetables.Preparing food using heatPreparing food

stir-fry

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈstɜː.fraɪ/ us    /ˈstɝː-/
a method of frying food while mixing it quickly, or food cooked this way: We're having a vegetable stir-fry for supper tonight. I don't like stir-fry.Savoury dishesPreparing food using heatPreparing food
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