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Russian translation of “boil”

boil

verb [I, T]
 
 
/bɔɪl/
LIQUID A2 If a liquid boils, or if you boil it, it reaches the temperature where bubbles rise up in it and it produces steam.
кипеть, кипятить
boiling waterPhysical and chemical processes
CONTAINER B1 If a container of liquid boils, or if you boil it, the liquid inside it reaches the temperature where bubbles rise up in it and it produces steam.
кипеть, кипятить
I've boiled the kettle.Physical and chemical processes
COOK B1 to cook food in water that is boiling
варить
Boil the pasta for 10 minutes. Preparing food using heatPreparing food
(Definition of boil verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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