Examples of pith in a Sentence
finally got to the pith of the discussion
Recent Examples of pith from the Web
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.
Student chefs learned new words like florets, pith, and zest.
Once the skins are removed, pull or cut out the stems, halve the peppers lengthwise, and scrape out all the seeds and any pith.
Use a large knife to cut away all the rind and white pith, curving the knife with the curve of the fruit.
Using a paring knife, remove peel and white pith from citrus, being careful not to remove too much of the flesh.
Meanwhile, cut away the peel and white pith of the oranges.
Notes of peach pith, damp straw, tangerine and white flower come together on the palate with a zippy lemon rind character that will contrast the richness of the dish perfectly.
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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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