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But the way they'll find it out will be in an explosion that will wipe them out.

Then wipe the meat carefully and brown it on all sides in the fat.

Wipe them with a dry cloth, and season them with salt and cayenne pepper.

Clean two fine fresh mackerel, and wipe them dry with a cloth.

When it is done, take it out, lay it on its claws to drain, and then wipe it dry.

Wash the meat in cold water, and then wipe it dry, and rub it with salt.

You must wipe every piece well, to dry it from the blood and moisture.

Pick them nicely, and wipe them clean, but do not wash them.

Then take them out, wipe them, and season them, with pepper only.

Then wipe the pieces, season them with pepper and salt, and dredge them with flour.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English wipan, from Proto-Germanic *wipanan (cf. Danish vippe, Middle Dutch, Dutch vippen, Old High German wifan "to swing"), from PIE *weip- "to turn, vacillate, tremble" (cf. Latin vibrare "to shake;" see vibrate).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WIPE

brush

verbclean, prepare by whisking

brushed

verbclean, prepare by whisking
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