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Boil down the filtrate and washings to get rid of the excess of the gas; add some nitric acid and continue the boiling.

Boil down the syrup until quite thick; strain it and allow it to cool enough to set it; then pour it over the fruit.

Lift them out carefully, and boil down the liquor until it forms a syrup.

Put the bones back into the broth and let this boil down to three quarters of a pint.

As I was sitting on the ground by them next morning, lamenting I had nothing to boil down their blubber in, an idea struck me.

But what most of them boil down to is this—a man has to have a continuous reading of over ninety before he can be arrested.

The Circuit RidersR. C. FitzPatrick

In fact he was employed to boil down books for people who did not wish to spend more on literature than the price of a magazine.

GoldsmithWilliam Black

Boil down the sauce that is in the pan until it is just sufficient to baste them on the dish; serve at once.

The entire news of the world that mornin' he could boil down into one official statement: Elsa had said she'd have him!

I have known the Igorot to operate the crusher until midnight, and to boil down the juice throughout the night.

The Bontoc IgorotAlbert Ernest Jenks
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