• WordNet 3.6
    • n fryer flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for frying
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Fryer A pot equipped with a removable basket, designed to be used for frying objects; -- also called deep fryer.
    • Fryer A young chicken or other food item suitable to be cooked by frying.
    • Fryer Something or someone that fries.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n fryer One who or that which fries.
    • n fryer A bird, a fish, or the like, intended or suitable for frying. Compare roaster.
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In literature:

Flore, a born fryer and roaster, two qualities that can never be acquired by observation nor yet by labor, soon surpassed Fanchette.
"The Two Brothers" by Honore de Balzac
Thirdly, the exemption of these, and of all other Priests, and of all Monkes, and Fryers, from the Power of the Civill Laws.
"Leviathan" by Thomas Hobbes
On Monday morning we determined to pursue our travels, and meant that day to pay a flying, visit to Fryer's Creek.
"A Lady's Visit to the Gold Diggings of Australia in 1852-53." by Mrs. Charles (Ellen) Clacey
He was the richest man in them parts round Fryers Point, Mississippi.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
Nearly about this time a person named Fryer, and the sister of George Eagles, suffered martyrdom.
"Fox's Book of Martyrs" by John Foxe
I suppose it's true, Fryer, that she did bolt with Jack Lester?
"Rodman The Boatsteerer And Other Stories" by Louis Becke
Fryer, Nathaniel, 49-51, 61, 66, 67; inventory by, 51-61.
"Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period" by Various
When dropping them into the fryer, pick up the 1st, 3rd and 5th strips and pull them upward.
"Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking" by Unknown
Messrs. Everett and Fryer's reports.
"British Borneo" by W. H. Treacher
He played a ball to short leg, and Mr. Fryer held it so low down that Mr. Ottaway appealed.
"The True Story Book"

In news:

More from Steve Fryer .
Associated Press Auto Racing Writer, Jenna Fryer , in Richmond, Va.
At McDonald's, You'll Know When the Fat Hits the Fryer .
Fryer Fire At Wilkes-Barre McDonald's.
Lonnie Timmons III, The Plain Dealer "If you have a dream, if you had a dream, it's never too late to go for it," says Susie Porter, who used to run the Town Fryer restaurant in Cleveland.
Goldammer took over the Culver's franchise in Marshall he took over a responsibility all restaurants have to environmental regulations: proper disposal of used fryer oil.
Deep fryer fire damages grocery store.
Fryers Division games are played at Kamali'i Elementary School on Monday and Wednesday afternoons.
According to AGRI-News, Pete Fryer received the honor at the Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts last month.
Unfortunately, many of the lofty goals — like requiring whole grains and banning fryers — were ultimately side-lined because they cost too much.
In this dramatic retelling, Bill shows us how dangerous turkey fryers can be.
When I Drop a Wet Turkey in a Fryer .
Falafel skips the fryer , gets spicy and baked.
Revisiting the deep fryer .
The actress, 37, has learned how to cook with a deep fryer , and writes all about it in Thursday's GOOP newsletter.

In science:

Fig. 7.— Top: Angular momentum versus enclosed mass for a rotating collapsing star (Fryer & Warren 2004).
SNSPH: A Parallel 3-D Smoothed Particle Radiation Hydrodynamics Code
Huygens recognized the rings of Saturn (Fryer et al. 2006), and (4) whichever ones we managed to miss.
Astrophysics in 2006
Fryer and Jackson have previously suggested that it is better to allocate more representation points to the majority population than to the minority population .
Quantization of Prior Probabilities for Hypothesis Testing
In particular, Fryer and Jackson have suggested a heuristic algorithm for quantizer design based on splitting groups , which is a rediscovery of the tree-structured vector quantizer (TSVQ) design algorithm given in [34, Fig. 20].
Quantization of Prior Probabilities for Hypothesis Testing
Fryer, Jr., “A measure of segregat ion based on social interactions,” Quart. J.
Quantization of Prior Probabilities for Hypothesis Testing