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addaword.gifdefinition of chafe

verb
used in cookery to describe when someone overworks scone dough, so that it ends up with too much air in it
Submitted from United Kingdom on 30/08/2010 10:04:00
Definition of chafe from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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