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present participle of boil
as in stewing
to cook in a liquid heated to the point that it gives off steam boil the potatoes until they are tender before you try to mash them

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as in swirling
to be in a state of violent rolling motion the sea boiled and frothed during the storm

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“Boiling.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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