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Meaning of BRAISE

Pronunciation:  breyz

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  cook in liquid; "braise beef"

BRAISE is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 See Also: cook



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Braise\, Braize \Braize\, n. [So called from its
    iridescent colors.] (Zo["o]l.)
    A European marine fish ({Pagrus vulgaris}) allied to the
    American scup; the becker. The name is sometimes applied to
    the related species. [Also written {brazier}.]
  2. \Braise\, Braize \Braize\, n. [F.]
    1. Charcoal powder; breeze.
    2. (Cookery) Braised meat.
  3. \Braise\, v. t. [F. braiser, fr. braise coals.] (Cookery)
    To stew or broil in a covered kettle or pan.
          A braising kettle has a deep cover which holds coals;
          consequently the cooking is done from above, as well as
          below.                                   --Mrs.
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