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Definition of undercook verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

undercook

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌʌndəˈkʊk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌndərˈkʊk//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they undercook
BrE BrE//ˌʌndəˈkʊk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌndərˈkʊk//
 
he / she / it undercooks
BrE BrE//ˌʌndəˈkʊks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌndərˈkʊks//
 
past simple undercooked
BrE BrE//ˌʌndəˈkʊkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌndərˈkʊkt//
 
past participle undercooked
BrE BrE//ˌʌndəˈkʊkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌndərˈkʊkt//
 
-ing form undercooking
BrE BrE//ˌʌndəˈkʊkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌndərˈkʊkɪŋ//
 
 
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[usually passive] undercook something to not cook something for long enough, with the result that it is not ready to eat
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: undercook