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hours. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • Put blanched, shelled peanuts into boiling water and boil continuously, for from 3–5 hrs., or until tender.

    The Laurel Health Cookery Evora Bucknum Perkins
  • Rest 1–2 hrs., spread thin on hot griddle or frying pan, bake in hot oven, serve hot.

    The Laurel Health Cookery Evora Bucknum Perkins
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The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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