verb (used with object), pick·led, pick·ling.
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To prepare for pickling, cut in pieces about four inches square, say five or six pounds.Clayton's Quaker Cook-Book|H. J. Clayton
They are used for pickling, and by many are considered superior to the Cucumber, or any other vegetable employed for the purpose.The Field and Garden Vegetables of America|Fearing Burr
For pickling purposes, medium small onions of uniform size are most suitable.
A number of the small varieties of pears are much used for pickling.
The green seed pods of radishes are sometimes used for pickling.
British Dictionary definitions for pickling
Derived forms of picklepickler, noun
Word Origin for pickle
Idioms and Phrases with pickling
see in a fix (pickle).