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Definitions of boil:

part of speech: noun

Rounded inflammation skin, containing pus.

Usage examples for boil:

  • Dey wus allowed to boil some lean parts of de meat an' eat it at de killin's. "Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2", Work Projects Administration
  • But I say, why hasn't old Boil O been back? "Will of the Mill", George Manville Fenn

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