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“freeze-dry” in British English

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freeze-dryverb [ T ]

uk /ˌfriːzˈdraɪ/ us /ˌfriːzˈdraɪ/

to preserve something, especially food, by freezing and then drying it:

freeze-dried coffee

(Definition of “freeze-dry” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“freeze-dry” in American English

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freeze-dryverb [ T ]

/ˈfrizˈdrɑɪ/ present tense -dries, present participle -drying, past tense and past participle -dried

to preserve something, esp. food, by freezing and then drying it:

freeze-dried instant coffee

(Definition of “freeze-dry” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)