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to bottle
/ˈbɑːtl/
verb
put into bottles
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to can
/ˈkæn/, /kən/
verb
preserve in a can or tin
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to cure
/ˈkjʊɹ/
verb
prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve
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to dehydrate
/dɪˈhaɪdɹeɪt/
verb
preserve by removing all water and liquids from
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to dry
/ˈdɹaɪ/
verb
to take out the liquid from something in a way that it is not wet anymore
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to flash-freeze
/flˈæʃfɹˈiːz/
verb
freeze rapidly so as to preserve the natural juices and flavors
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to freeze
/ˈfɹiz/
verb
to cause something to become solid or turn into ice by reducing its temperature
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to homogenize
/hoʊˈmɑdʒəˌnaɪz/
verb
cause to become equal or homogeneous as by mixing
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to irradiate
/ˌɪˈɹeɪdiˌeɪt/
verb
to expose something to radiation or light
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to pack
/ˈpæk/
verb
seal with packing
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to pickle
/ˈpɪkəɫ/
verb
to preserve or flavor food by soaking it in a vinegar or salt water solution
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to pot
/ˈpɑt/
verb
to gently cook the food in a liquid or fat until it becomes tender and easily flaked or shredded
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to preserve
/pɹəˈzɝv/, /pɹiˈzɝv/, /pɹɪˈzɝv/
verb
prevent (food) from rotting
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to process
/ˈpɹɑˌsɛs/, /ˈpɹɔˌsɛs/
verb
to treat or handle something in a specific way to get it ready for a particular purpose, improve its condition, or fix any issues
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to quick-freeze
/kwˈɪkfɹˈiːz/
verb
freeze rapidly so as to preserve the natural juices and flavors
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to refrigerate
/ɹɪˈfɹɪdʒɝˌeɪt/
verb
to put food or drinks in a refrigerator or other cold place to keep them cool or fresh
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to smoke
/ˈsmoʊk/
verb
to preserve food by exposing it to smoke from burning wood or other materials
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canned
/ˈkænd/
adjective
(of food) preserved and stored in a sealed container, typically made of metal
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dehydrated
/dɪˈhaɪdɹeɪtəd/
adjective
preserved by removing natural moisture
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desiccated
/ˈdɛsəkeɪtəd/
adjective
preserved by removing natural moisture
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dried
/ˈdɹaɪd/
adjective
preserved by removing natural moisture
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freeze-dried
/fɹˈiːzdɹˈaɪd/
adjective
preserved by freezing and drying in a vacuum
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frozen
/ˈfɹoʊzən/
adjective
(of food) stored at a very low temperature
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pickled
/ˈpɪkəɫd/
adjective
(of food) having been preserved in a solution of vinegar or salt water
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potted
/ˈpɑtɪd/
adjective
preserved in a pot or can or jar
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tinned
/tˈɪnd/
adjective
(of food) preserved and sold in a can
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vacuum-packed
/vˈækjuːmpˈækt/
adjective
referring to a food preservation method where air is removed from a package or container, creating a vacuum seal
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tinfoil
/tˈɪnfɔɪl/
noun
foil made of tin or an alloy of tin and lead
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silver paper
/sˈɪlvɚ pˈeɪpɚ/
noun
a thin, shiny, metallic or aluminum foil-like paper that is commonly used for wrapping or covering food items
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polythene
/pˈɑːlɪθˌiːn/
noun
a lightweight thermoplastic; used especially in packaging and insulation
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plastic wrap
/plˈæstɪk ɹˈæp/
noun
a transparent material made of plastic which is used for wrapping food with or covering it
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greaseproof paper
/ɡɹˈiːspɹuːf pˈeɪpɚ/
noun
a type of paper that grease or oil cannot pass through, used in cooking or for wrapping food with
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foil
/ˈfɔɪɫ/
noun
a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal
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clingfilm
/klˈɪŋfɪlm/
noun
a thin plastic film made of saran (trade name Saran Wrap) that sticks to itself; used for wrapping food
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cellophane
/ˈsɛɫəˌfeɪn/
noun
a transparent paperlike product that is impervious to moisture and used to wrap candy or cigarettes etc.
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expiration date
/ɛkspɚɹˈeɪʃən dˈeɪt/
noun
the date on a food product that indicates when it is no longer recommended for consumption
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aluminium foil
/ˌæljʊmˈɪniəm fˈɔɪl/
noun
foil made of aluminum
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candied
/ˈkændid/
adjective
(used especially of fruits) preserved by coating with or allowing to absorb sugar
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