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noun as in plum

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Filling ingredients can vary as long as they are sturdy enough to withstand boiling or frying, so a vegetarian option could include a napa cabbage mixture with carrots and shiitake mushrooms, or even chopped clear vermicelli noodles.

For instance, Sebastian, or “Seb” for short, is a fan of belly rubs and carrot sticks.

Yet China has won influence not by wielding sticks but by deftly distributing carrots.

From Time

A great way to begin homemade soup is with mirepoix — a mixture of chopped onion, celery and carrots usually, although other root veggies can go in as well.

The promise of comprehensive federal privacy law has been dangled like a carrot before consumer watchdogs and privacy advocates for at least a decade.

From Digiday

Assad has been offered safe passage to a third country as a carrot for handing over power.

His friends were safely known by the Polish versions of Toothy, Hoppy, Conky, Baldy, Whitey, Carrot Top and Chopper.

Allergies—Mix one part cucumber juice with one part beet root juice and three parts carrot juice.

Its apple-carrot muffin is a moist and comforting treat that tastes like your grandmother baked it especially for you.

I had never craved a carrot before, or fantasized about raiding an apple tree in a nearby garden.

"I have time before dark to make Benny's cart," observed Henry, biting a crisp, sweet carrot.

Put it into a stewpan with an onion, a carrot, a piece of celery; cover with water and boil slowly for fifty minutes.

But while they stopped and waited for him to proceed, Bumper chewed away at his carrot until it was all gone.

Who'd have thought Sam Lacey's carrot-top could be made over into that?

Marjorie had a horse made of a carrot, which looked like a very frisky steed, indeed.


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