How to use Boils in a sentence
It all boils down to a matter of minutes, he'd heard his masters saying.
In the oxyhydrogen flame silver boils, forming a blue vapour, while platinum volatilizes slowly, and osmium, though infusible, very readily.
The wholesale jam manufacturers of the present day use this sugar; they boil the jam in vacuo and secure a product that will last a long time without deteriorating, but it lacks the delicacy and distinctive flavour of fruit preserved by a careful housekeeper, who boils it in an open pan with cane sugar to a less density, though exposed for a short time to a greater heat.
In boiling liquids its formation may be prevented by adding paraffin wax; the wax melts and forms a ring on the surface of the liquid, which boils tranquilly in the centre.
A liquid boils when its vapor pressure equals the superincumbent pressure; consequently any process which diminishes the external pressure must also lower the boiling-point.Advertisement
Benzene-azoethane, C 6 H 5 N 2 C 2 H 5, is a yellow oil which boils at about 180 C. with more or less decomposition.
The oil which exudes is mixed with water and heated till the water boils, and the mucilaginous matter in the oil separates as a scum.
The natives all carry somewhere on their face, neck, hands, arms or feet the scars of these boils which they have had as children.
European children born in the country are apt to be seriously disfigured, as in their case the boils almost invariably appear on the face, and whereas native children have as a rule but one boil, those born of European parents will have several.
The boils last for about a year, after which there is no more likelihood of a recurrence of the trouble than in the case of smallpox.Advertisement
Boils and carbuncles are rare.
The substance is best prepared by drying ethyl acetate over calcium chloride and treating it with sodium wire, which is best introduced in one operation; the liquid boils and is then heated on a water bath for some hours, until the sodium all dissolves.
In the East frankincense has been found efficacious as an external application in carbuncles, blind boils and gangrenous sores, and as an internal agent is given in gonorrhoea.
Staphylococci - impetigo, ecthyma, boils, carbuncles and staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome.
The dress code is ' casual elegance ', which boils down to no shorts, jeans or T-shirts in the evenings.Advertisement
In addition, Sweaty did not think Miss Raymond would be feeling too forgiving about the mess his boils had made of her clothes.
Without complicating matters at all, it boils down to a couple of basic factors.
Outcomes Children identify some illnesses eg rubella, chicken pox and some conditions eg boils, tooth decay caused by microorganisms.
She has come clean after a mystery illness covered her skin in boils and made her constantly nauseous and tired.
Once the novelty of powering up your team has worn off, the game boils down to a great deal of rather repetitive combat.Advertisement
Precipitated sulphur is also useful in the treatment of acne, but sulphurated lime is more powerful in acne pustulosa and in the appearance of crops of boils.
A liquid boils when its vapour pressure equals the superincumbent pressure (see Vaporization); consequently any process which diminishes the external pressure must also lower the boiling-point.
Generally, if a solid be heated to a certain temperature, it melts or fuses, assuming the liquid condition (see Fusion); if the heating be continued the liquid boils and becomes a vapour (see Vaporization).
The U.S. and British proposal boils down to a further toughening of sanctions against Baghdad.
Finances. Sometimes, the swaying factor in your argument for adoption boils down to money.Advertisement
The difference between daytime and nighttime potty training basically boils down to a learned action versus a physiological development.
How you approach the potty training issue really boils down to your choice, and it doesn't have to be an either/or approach.
In many cases, once you've checked for safety issues, your decision boils down to how well a high chair matches your decor and how much space you have at your table and in your kitchen or dining area.
No matter how it is phrased, renewable energy all boils down as a way to harvest electricity and fuel to power our lives without causing destructive damage to the environment.
Please see a medical professional for repeated infections or boils that don't respond to treatment.Advertisement
Whether you're seeking a salve to cure boils, draw out splinters, or soothe a wasp sting, ichthammol salve provides natural relief.
Using salves to treat boils is a time-tested natural cure.
Boils, or staphylococcus infections of the hair follicle, frequently occur in the groin, neck, and armpit area.
It's useful when treating boils, cuts and scrapes.
Boils are caused by a bacterial infection under the skin which leads to a surface inflammation.Advertisement
Skin problems such as boils, burns, or ulcers may benefit from a slippery elm poultice or tinctures when used several times per day.
Ultimately, the answer to the question, "What is the definition of freelance work?" boils down to how the Internet has defined freelancing today.
It boils down to big bucks for the photographers who do the dirty work.
If you're going to have at least one of the dogs spayed/neutered to prevent a breeding, it really boils down to how well they get along.
This breed is also known to suffer from eyelid problems, progressive retinal atrophy (PRA), boils on the lip and tumors.Advertisement
When the mixture boils, reduce heat to simmer.
It all boils down to lights in a 3D grid.
Lens color often boils down to personal preference and the conditions under which you frequently drive.
Recruiting boils down to using the local police's blacklist you get.
The ultimate showdown between good and evil boils down to this title here, and as Ed Boon said in an interview with IGN.com, "We really want to close this chapter of Mortal Kombat."Advertisement
It takes the best aspects of Civilization and other turn-based strategy games and boils it down to its most simple parts.
There are a plethora of books out there and so many that it really boils down to going to the store and perusing through a few that seem to be up your alley.
Although there are a variety of reasons it boils down to how desirable the cookie jar is to other collectors.
It will always be a matter of debate as to who makes the best smartphones, since much of the decision boils down to personal preference.
In this way, it largely boils down to a matter of personal preference.Advertisement
Again, this boils down to personal preference.
A doctor should be consulted if the rash is solid, bright red, causes fever, or the skin develops blisters, boils, or pus.
Boils and inflammation of the skin surrounding a hair shaft (folliculitis) are the most common.
Wounds, sores, rashes, and boils are all lesions.
While there are plenty of hair products that claim they will beautify your hair, hair health really boils down to daily maintenance and proper nutrition.
Choosing between a waxing kit that comes with cloth strips and one that doesn't mostly boils down to personal preference.
It all boils down to the hormones included in the pill.
When it all boils down, sling bikinis are designed to attract attention and get a reaction, and this they do very well.
Swimsuit controversy is everywhere, whether it involves showing too much or when it boils down to swimsuit designs in the Olympics.
A warm mist humidifier boils the water and emits a stream of steam into the air.
Ultimately, what you believe about reincarnation boils down to your own spirituality and whether or not the idea of multiple lives makes sense to you and your place in the universe.
Which kind of Sidi cycling shoes you should purchase boils down to the type of riding you'll be doing, and if you're male or female.
High ratings equate to big bucks for the network via advertising revenue, which is essentially what it all boils down to.
When it comes to saving money on your spring break travel, it all boils down to smart booking and even smarter planning.
This boils down to whether you consider any theft to be wrong.
In the end, the question of why is exercise good for us boils down to physical activity helps your body function optimally.
As soon as the cream boils, remove it from the heat and pour it into the bowl over the top of the chopped chocolate pieces.
Heat releases histamines within the body, so applying direct heat to a rash will help relieve the itch while drying out any rash boils or pustules.
It is interesting to note that the Cayenne Pepper Diet, a cleansing method not associated with Biser, is said to eliminate the body's toxins through the skin, which may occasionally result in boils and pimples.