Definition of smoke-dry in English:

Share this entry

smoke-dry

Pronunciation: /ˈsmōkˌdrī/

verb

[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.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: smoke-dry

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.