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pan-fry

Syllabification: pan-fry

Definition of pan-fry in English:

verb

[with object] (often as adjective pan-fried)
Fry in a pan in a small amount of fat: pan-fried trout
More example sentences
  • He's not a bad cook, in fact he's good at very specific dishes such as salad dressings, pan-fried seafood and pasta.
  • The paratha turned out to be a type of Northern Indian bread, non-leavened just like nan, but made of wheat flour dough that's pan-fried into a thin, soft disc.
  • He stores his rainbows on ice and black pepper, then serves pan-fried fillets cooked with portobello mushroom, spring onion, and a Cabernet.

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