Copha

hard vegetable shortening (made from coconut); purified coconut oil, sufficiently dehydrated that it functions as a quite-edible shortening

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • Copha — Copha, a registered trademark of Peerless, is a form of vegetable shortening made from hydrogenated coconut oil. It is 100% fat, at least 98% of which is saturated. It also contains Soya Bean Lecithin. It is popular in Australia where it is used… …   Wikipedia

  • copha — /ˈkoʊfə / (say kohfuh) noun a white waxy solid derived from coconut flesh, a form of purified coconut oil, used as a shortening agent especially in refrigerator biscuits; coconut butter. Also, copha butter. {trademark} …   Australian English dictionary

  • copha — noun /ˈkəʊfə/ A vegetable shortening made of coconut oil used in cooking …   Wiktionary

  • copha — Australian Slang hard vegetable shortening (made from coconut); purified coconut oil, sufficiently dehydrated that it functions as a quite edible shortening …   English dialects glossary

  • Copha (disambiguation) — Copha can refer to: Copha (vegetable shortening), a vegetable oil shortening produced in Australia Copha, an EU registered trademark for the Danish watch company Copha. Copha produce watches for the urban lifestyle and is based in Copenhagen. The …   Wikipedia

  • Copha (vegetable shortening) — For other uses, see Copha (disambiguation). Copha, a registered trademark of Peerless, is a form of vegetable fat shortening made from hydrogenated coconut oil. It is 100% fat, at least 98% of which is saturated. It also contains soybean lecithin …   Wikipedia

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  • Unifoods — Pty Ltd is a food processing and packaging company based in Kewdale,Western Australia.Products*Copha (known as Kremelta in New Zealand)References* [http://www.hotfrog.com.au/Companies/Unifoods Unifoods] …   Wikipedia

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