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garnishment

garnishment, in law, means of requiring a third party who holds a debt (including wages) due a defendant to retain the property temporarily. The garnishment consists of a warning, in the form of a judgment, to the third party, called the garnishee, not to deliver the goods or money due to the defendant, but to hold them in trust pending the outcome of the plaintiff's suit. This provisional remedy guarantees the plaintiff at least some recovery if he wins the case.
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Float the apple juice before garnishing with apple slices.
* 2 cups oats * 250g, boneless chicken breast chopped to 1cm chunks * 1 cup frozen peas and carrots * 1/2 teaspoon white/black pepper * Salt to taste * 56g Cheddar cheese (1 small can) * 800ml (5 cups) water * 2 - 3 fresh mint leaves for garnishing * 1 cheese slice for garnishing, cut diagonally into 8 triangles * A few thin slices of bell pepper for garnishing * 1 finely chopped, green chilli (optional) * Salted butter optional, for garnishing Preparation Heat ghee in a pan, add garlic, and oats and let it roast for about 2-3 minutes.
"I think we were all getting sick of garnishing drinks one or two ways: either with a citrus peel or with a cherry."