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Fill the pot with warm water so the jars are covered by an inch or two, and bring it to a boil.
HOW TO CAN YOUR FAVORITE FOODS WITHOUT DYINGRACHEL FELTMANOCTOBER 13, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Fill your pot with water until it’s nearly half full, and bring it to a boil.
A FAMILY-FRIENDLY CAMP MEAL THAT EVERYONE CAN HELP WITHWES SILEROCTOBER 1, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The release says the process should take about two weeks, during which the boil water advisory will remain in place.
BRAIN-EATING AMOEBAE ARE VERY RARE, BUT WARMING WATERS MAY CHANGE THATKAT ESCHNERSEPTEMBER 29, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Residents of Lake Jackson, where the boy contracted the amoeba after playing at a local water park, are under a boil water advisory.
BRAIN-EATING AMOEBAE ARE VERY RARE, BUT WARMING WATERS MAY CHANGE THATKAT ESCHNERSEPTEMBER 29, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
They are simply a boil on the rectum of humanity and should be treated as such.
TRIBUTE TO MY AMERICAN HEROESBRODY LEVESQUESEPTEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Still he hung on, drawing himself upward to hook a leg over the very pipe that threatened to boil him alive.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
When the Cave-men first learned to boil water, do you think they would think of boiling food?
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
Boil the oil and soap together in a pipkin, and then gradually stir in the sand and lemon-juice.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Like a boil, such a horse race as this must burst some day, and it was reaching the acute stage.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
Let it boil in the suds for an hour or more, till the lace is clean and white all through.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BOIL

  • boiled
  • burned
  • fretted
  • heated
  • languished
  • perspired
  • roasted
  • stewed
  • suffocated
  • sweated
  • wallowed
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