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tr.v. pres·sure-cooked, pres·sure-cook·ing, pres·sure-cooks
To cook in a pressure cooker.
(Cookery) to cook (food) in a pressure cooker
Past participle: pressure-cooked
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|Verb||1.||pressure-cook - cook in a pressure cooker|
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"
cook - transform and make suitable for consumption by heating; "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"