Examples of parchment in a Sentence
Ancient people wrote on parchment.
a parchment dating back to ancient times
Line the pan with a sheet of parchment.
Recent Examples of parchment from the Web
Spread out mixture on parchment paper to dry until ready to use.
Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper or a silicone liner.
Spread chili out on dehydrator trays covered with nonstick Paraflexx sheets or parchment paper.
His famous shock of red hair was now ghost-white; the skin as thin as parchment.
Line a 9×9 pan with parchment paper and pack it all in there.
Thinly spread the mixture on a sheet tray lined with parchment paper.
The Vatican collections are unrivaled in their variety—objects of stone, wood, clay, paint, cloth, plaster, paper, parchment, and metal, from the Stone Age through the Space Age—and preserving them demands ingenuity.
Spread out on a lined baking sheet (parchment, foil or silicone) and cook 20 to 25 minutes, stirring at least once.
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Origin and Etymology of parchment
PARCHMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of parchment for English Language Learners
: paper made from the skin of a sheep or goat
: a document written on parchment
: strong and thick paper; especially : strong, tough paper that is used by cooks
PARCHMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of parchment for Students
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