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simmered

verb
past tense of simmer

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to cook in a liquid heated to the point that it gives off steam
  • I gently simmered the chili for an hour

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“Simmered.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/simmered. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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