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verb (used with object), smoke-dried, smoke-dry·ing.
  1. to dry or cure (meat or other food) using smoke.
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verb (used without object), smoke-dried, smoke-dry·ing.
  1. to become dried by smoke: to be eaten as soon as it smoke-dries.
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Origin of smoke-dry

First recorded in 1695–1705
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  1. (of fish, meat, etc) cured in smoke
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