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deep-fry

[deep-frahy] /ˈdipˈfraɪ/
verb (used with object), deep-fried, deep-frying.
1.
to fry in a quantity of fat sufficient to cover the food being cooked.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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British Dictionary definitions for deep-fry

deep-fry

verb -fries, -frying, -fried
1.
to cook (fish, potatoes, etc) in sufficient hot fat to cover the food entirely
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