Definitions

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  • n. An instance of processing something in brine or other solution..
  • v. Present participle of pickle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of putting anything in pickle or brine; the process of preserving in pickle.
  • n. The immersion of sheet-iron or wire in acid, in order to clean it.

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Examples

  • The term pickling is applied to the process of preserving food when either salt or vinegar is used.

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  • Although the English word "pickling" may include preserving in salt, the Spanish terms refer to pickling in vinegar.

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  • Sierra: kingfish, a firm-fleshed fish commonly prepared en escabeche - marinated in pickling spices - in the Yucatan, where it is also called esmedregal.

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  • The Turner Prize has become synonymous with controversial art, with Damien Hirst -- who made his name pickling animals in formaldehyde -- and Tracey Emin -- who made an installation of her unmade, dirty bed -- among past winners.

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  • The Turner Prize has become synonymous with controversial art, with Damien Hirst - who made his name pickling animals in formaldehyde - and Tracey Emin - who made an installation of her unmade, dirty bed - among past winners.

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  • This is a kind of fermentation called pickling which is discussed in section 15.6.1.

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  • He's mulled the idea of pickling his work, but its temporary nature is one of the things that he loves most about it.

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  • A method called pickling is used to keep food consumable longer by preserving it.

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  • A method called pickling is used to preserve food stuffs.

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  • 2 Kirby cucumbers (also called pickling cucumbers), scrubbed, halved length- wise, seeds removed, and cut into 1/2-inch dice (or use 1/2 English cucumber -- no need to scrub or discard seeds)

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