ricer

[rahy-ser]
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noun

an implement for ricing potatoes, squash, etc., by pressing them through small holes.

Nearby words

  1. rice, elmer,
  2. rice, jerry lee,
  3. rice-paper plant,
  4. rice-paper tree,
  5. ricebird,
  6. ricercar,
  7. ricercare,
  8. ricey,
  9. rich,
  10. rich as croesus

Origin of ricer

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900; rice + -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for ricer

ricer

noun

US and Canadian a kitchen utensil with small holes through which cooked potatoes and similar soft foods are pressed to form a coarse mash
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