Definition of smoke-dry in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsmōkˌdrī/


[with object]
Cure (meat or fish) by exposing it to smoke.
Example sentences
  • The fish is supplied to artisanal processors - frequently women - who smoke-dry the fish over wood fires.
  • Sensory scores for smoke-dried fish were generally good for colour, smell, dryness, and general appearance.
  • There was a store house, a brewery, a house for smoke-drying food, a cabbage garden and a herbal plot.

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Syllabification: smoke-dry

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