boiling

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protein gelatin obtained by boiling e.g. skins and hoofs of cattle and horses animal glue
device for heating substances above their boiling point; used to manufacture chemicals or to sterilize surgical instruments autoclave , steriliser , sterilizer
water-soluble brownish-yellow pigment made by boiling wood soot bister , bistre
egg cooked briefly in the shell in gently boiling water boiled egg , coddled egg
metal pot for stewing or boiling; usually has a lid boiler , kettle
fatty matter in bones extracted with solvents or by boiling or steaming; used chiefly in candles and cheap soaps an in lubricating greases bone fat
drink made by steeping and boiling and fermenting rather than distilling brew , brewage
production of malt beverages (as beer or ale) from malt and hops by grinding and boiling them and fermenting the result with yeast brewing
outstanding person; as if produced by boiling down a savory broth broth of a boy , broth of a man
very large pot that is used for boiling caldron , cauldron
savory jelly made with gelatin obtained by boiling calves' feet calf's-foot jelly
flavoring made by boiling down the juice of the bitter cassava; used in West Indian cooking cassareep
chemical reactor for converting oils with high boiling points into fuels with lower boiling points in the presence of a catalyst catalytic cracker , cat cracker
temperature scale that defines the freezing point of water as 0 degrees and the boiling point of water as 100 degrees Celsius scale , centigrade scale , international scale
substance that resembles gelatin and is obtained by boiling cartilage in water chondrin
egg cooked in water just below boiling point coddled
fibrous scleroprotein in bone and cartilage and tendon and other connective tissue; yields gelatin on boiling collagen
extract flavor by boiling decoct
(pharmacology) the extraction by boiling of water-soluble drug substances decoction
process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors distillation , distillment
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