Examples of pith in a Sentence
finally got to the pith of the discussion
Recent Examples of pith from the Web
Citrus glaze Makes 1 cup 1-1/2 cups or about 4 to 5 medium citrus, peeled, broken into segments, seeds and pith removed.
Maria Compagno's Limoncello Makes about 2-1/2 bottles 6 to 8 large lemons 1 liter Everclear grain alcohol 1-1/2 pounds sugar 1-1/2 liters water Peel lemons with a vegetable peeler, without cutting into the white pith.
For instance, he’s created a house amaretto infused with stone fruit pits and a lemon’s juice, peel and pith.
Peel 4 wide strips of zest from orange with a vegetable peeler, leaving white pith behind.
With vegetable peeler, remove 6 strips lemon zest, avoiding white pith; thinly slice crosswise.
Meanwhile, working one at a time, cut all peel and white pith from citrus; discard.
Use a paring knife to remove as much of the white pith from the skin as possible.
With vegetable peeler, remove 6 strips lemon zest, avoiding white pith
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Origin and Etymology of pith
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
sum and substance, the long and short (or the long and the short);
Definition of pith
- pith cattle
First Known Use of pith
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