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It’s a movement that has had its roots over multiple decades and reached a boiling point because of an extradition bill last year.South China Morning Post CEO Gary Liu on navigating a perilous time for Hong Kong|Pierre Bienaimé|July 14, 2020|Digiday
That sound is water in the electrolyte boiling, the chemist explains.
He first rose to prominence as a lawyer in Queens, who settled a boiling racial dispute over public housing in Forest Hills.Mario Cuomo: An OK Governor, but a Far Better Person|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
This is important in the concentration process, which takes place by means of an extraordinarily measured period of boiling.
Ground glass is put in food to cause internal bleeding, and nicotine concentrated by boiling can cause a heart attack.
As infants, my kids ate food right off the floor without washing or boiling.A Doctor Explains Why Cruise Ships Should Be Banned|Kent Sepkowitz|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Wynd said the shrinking process includes filling the head with hot sand and boiling it with herbs.Dodo Bones and Kylie’s Poo: Inside London’s Strangest New Museum|Liza Foreman|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sister Shriner is boiling over with railing toward God's pure little ones.Birth of a Reformation|Andrew Byers
Now, if we consider that water raised to 212° is boiling, we shall be as much astonished at their powers of enduring heat as cold.
Who could be so credulous as to believe that minute organic forms could live through the boiling process?The Relations of Science and Religion|Henry Calderwood
There are two ways to clean the skeletons of large mammals: by boiling the bones, and by maceration.Taxidermy and Zoological Collecting|William T. Hornaday
She finally opened the door to her husband who was boiling with rage.The Red and the Black|Stendhal