Definition of freeze-dry verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

freeze-dry

 verb
verb
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Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they freeze-dry
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he / she / it freeze-dries
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past simple freeze-dried
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past participle freeze-dried
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-ing form freeze-drying
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[usually passive] freeze-dry something to preserve food or drink by freezing and drying it very quickly
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: freeze-dry