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Variant of fryer.
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(Cookery) a variant spelling of fryer
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or fri•er

(ˈfraɪ ər)

1. something, as a young chicken, to be cooked by frying.
2. a pan for frying foods.
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Noun1.frier - flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for fryingfrier - flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for frying
chicken, poulet, volaille - the flesh of a chicken used for food
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AFather and son friers David and Nick Miller drove down from Yorkshire to pass on their national award-winning skills to the staff now running the country's first community chippy.
...II Flakes, Highters Heath Flakes, Moseley THE president of the National Fish Friers Federation recently told me that even potatoes from the same field can require different skills from an expert, wide-awake frier.
The National Federation of Fish Friers has pledged to support the fledgling business once the shop is re-opened.
"We have begun to train some interim friers but have decided that they will not be ready for a while.
The popular takeaway on West Street, Lindley, is now firmly located among the UK's top fish and chip shops after scooping the prestigious National Federation of Fish Friers (NFFF) Fish and Chip Quality Award.
Sam, named in the UK's top ten young fish friers in the 2017 National Fish & Chip Awards, said: "I've only been full-time for the past two years.
ONE of the UK's leading fish friers has been nominated as 'one to watch' in a highly respected family business awards contest.
Pelican Jacks' branch in Marske has scooped the prestigious National Federation of Fish Friers (NFFF) Fish and Chip Quality Award.
I was using standalone friers it wasn't like I was using proper friers like we have in the shop, I was using mobile catering equipment," he said.
Bassist Ewen Friers says the band began with the simple philosophy of creating the music they wanted to hear.
Leigh Foster, of Pantrini's in Whitley Bay, North Tyneside, is one of five fish friers who have been shortlisted in the Young Fish Frier of the Year category at the National Fish & Chip Awards, run by Seafish.