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simmered


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Simmer  \Sim"mer\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Simmered};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Simmering}.]  [Prov.  E.  also  simper;  --  an  onomatopoetic 
  word.] 
  To  boil  gently,  or  with  a  gentle  hissing;  to  begin  to  boil. 
 
  I  simmer  as  liquor  doth  on  the  fire  before  it  beginneth 
  to  boil.  --Palsgrave. 




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