Examples of pith in a Sentence
finally got to the pith of the discussion
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Using a vegetable peeler, remove the skin from the oranges, leaving as little pith on the peel as possible. Finely mince orange peel and add to the mixing bowl.
Zest the lemon with a Microplane grater or zester (no white pith).
Use a serrated or paring knife to cut the peel and the pith away from the fruit in strips, top to bottom.
Cut lemon half into quarters; remove seeds and white pith in the center.
To make the orange compote: Cut away the peel, white pith, and outer membrane from the oranges.
Use a paring knife to gently scrape off any white pith attached to the yellow peel.
Cut peel and pith away from lemon; then, into small bowl, cut segments from between membranes.
Waterfall fresh, with yellow tree fruit, lemon pith, and a refreshing hit of salt.
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sum and substance, the long and short (or the long and the short);
Definition of pith
- pith cattle
PITH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pith for English Language Learners
: the white covering that is found under the skin of oranges, lemons, etc.
: the most important part of something
PITH Defined for Kids
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