Next take, say, a pint of milk, and let it boil; then throw in the bread-crumbs and let them boil in the milk. - Cassell's Vegetarian Cookery A Manual of Cheap and Wholesome Diet
The idea is you heat the mouth guard, then bite down on it to shape it to your mouth hence the name "boil and bite". - Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.: Mouth Guards -- Protecting Your Children's Teeth in Sports
First of all this water coming out of the ground here, this is what they call a boil, this is actually water from the Mississippi River that's boiling out of the ground here, which is fascinating considering that we are obviously on the dry side of the levee. - CNN Transcript Jun 19, 2008
A carbuncle is a large boil or abscess – i guess what he called a boil would be what we would call a small boil. - Banting’s Letter on Corpulence | The Blog of Michael R. Eades, M.D.
It does seem, however, that I've read that one reason to add the salt after the water has begun to boil is to avoid pitting a non-stick surface. - Archive 2005-11-01