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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Food, dish
soft-boiledˌsoft-ˈboiled adjective  DFFan egg that is soft-boiled is boiled long enough for the white part to become solid, but the yellow part in the centre is still liquidhard-boiled
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soft-boiledWho steamed fish for him and soft-boiled his eggs and stirred pudding rice into milk?Lilian's having hers soft-boiled today, aren't you, dear?
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