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"It's no use being mealy-mouthed over this thing, Pete," he grated in that saw-mill voice of his.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
When boiled in water the root separates into fibres, and is rather waxy, but when laid in hot ashes it becomes mealy.
The skin is yellow, the fruit of a palish red, and rather mealy.
Spent the evening in trying cooking experiments with mealy flour and some Neave's Food, which one of us had.
It was very good, and was followed by meat fried in mealy crumbs, and later on, some mealy porridge and Mellin mixed.
We also organized a large bake of mealy cakes, which were a distressing failure, as the pan got red-hot.
We waited till eight for tea, as the buck-waggons had stuck somewhere; but I made some cocoa on a fire of mealy-stalks.
The nickname he bore in the village, where he resided on his small farm, was "Mealy-Face."
Never creature, but mealy-mouthed inquisitors, and shaven singing birds.
THE SAINT'S TRAGEDYCHARLES KINGSLEY
If you will do that you are sure of mealy potatoes, provided the potatoes are ripe.

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