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pan-broil

or pan·broil

[pan-broil]
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verb (used with or without object)
  1. to cook in an uncovered frying pan over direct heat using little or no fat.

Origin of pan-broil

First recorded in 1945–50
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Examples from the Web for pan-broil

Historical Examples

  • He shouted orders to a helper and hurried off to pan-broil the steaks.

    Rimrock Trail

    J. Allan Dunn

  • The most satisfactory way in which to prepare chops is either to broil them in a broiler or to pan-broil them.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 3

    Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences