Chiefly Inland North. a doughnut or other small cooked in deep fat.
- Fried dough
noun a piece of thin rolled dough, deep fried until golden brown, sprinkled with powdered sugar or covered with tomato sauce; also called [fry bread], elephant ears , doughboy Usage Note cooking
- Fried egg
- Friedel-Crafts reaction
[free-del-krafts, -krahfts] /friˈdɛlˈkræfts, -ˈkrɑfts/ noun 1. a reaction for the synthesis of hydrocarbons and ketones by the alkylation or acylation of an aromatic compound in the presence of a catalyst, typically anhydrous aluminum chloride.
- Friedman curve
Friedman curve Fried·man curve (frēd’mən) n. A graphic representation of the hours of labor plotted against cervical dilation in centimeters.