hard-cooked

hard-cooked
adj. another term for hard-boiled (sense 1)

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adj
US :hard-boiled 1

hard-cooked eggs


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  • cooked — adjective having been prepared for eating by the application of heat • Ant: ↑raw • Similar to: ↑au gratin, ↑baked, ↑barbecued, ↑grilled, ↑batter fried, ↑boiled, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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