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simmer

verb [I/T]  /ˈsɪm·ər/ us  
to cook a liquid or something with liquid in it at a temperature slightly below boiling: [I] Add broth and simmer for 15 minutes.
simmer
noun [U]  /ˈsɪm·ər/ us  
Bring the water to a simmer.
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