crispen

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crisp·en

 (krĭs′pən)
tr. & intr.v. crisp·ened, crisp·en·ing, crisp·ens
To make or become crisp; crisp.

crispen

(ˈkrɪspən)
vb
to make or become crisp

crisp•en

(ˈkrɪs pən)

v.t., v.i.
to make or become crisp.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.crispen - make brown and crisp by heatingcrispen - make brown and crisp by heating; "toast bread"; "crisp potatoes"
cookery, cooking, preparation - the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"
heat, heat up - make hot or hotter; "the sun heats the oceans"; "heat the water on the stove"
Translations

crispen (up)

vt sep breadaufbacken; blouse etcauffrischen
References in periodicals archive ?
Don't be tempted to move them for at least three or four minutes while the skin crispens.
Eileen, Selly Oak A Cooking the pork at a lower heat is great to help keep the meat moist, but it is the dry heat in the oven that crispens the skin to make it crackling.
We believe that if SG2000 demonstrates similar activity in this Phase II trial to that demonstrated in vitro and in patients in four separate Phase I trials with more than 60 patients, it has the potential to be an important new therapeutic for women with ovarian cancer," said Marta Ann Crispens, MD, FACOG, Principal Investigator, Vanderbilt University Medical Center.