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boil (sth) down

phrasal verb with boil uk   us   /bɔɪl/ verb
to ​heat a ​liquid or ​food so that ​part of it is ​turned into ​gas and ​itsamount is ​reduced, or to be ​reduced in this way

boil sth down

phrasal verb with boil uk   us   /bɔɪl/ verb
(Definition of boil (sth) down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (使)煮浓, (使)熬浓…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)煮濃, (使)熬濃…
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