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boil in Illness & disability topic

boilboil2 noun  1 the boil2 [countable]MI a painful infected swelling under someone’s skin The boy’s body is covered in boils.3 go off the boil
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boilGradually stir in chicken broth and bring to a boil, stirring.Add stock, bouquet garni, tomatoes, and browned rabbit and bring to a boil.Finally the water in the kettle comes to a boil.Heat the milk, cream and chocolate until melted then bring to the boil.Bring to the boil, reduce the heat, cover and cook for 40 minutes. 3.Bring to the boil, stirring continuously, and boil for 2-3 minutes.Place the pan on the cooker and bring the contents gradually to the boil.