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steam down

[cf. OED steam to treat with steam for cooking] v. to cook (fish, vegetables) in a covered pan with little liquid: 1918 She run and get plenty onion, and cut it up and steam it down (Parsons 77). (Gen.)

Tags: food, verb

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Last update: 2011-10-30 17:29
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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