roast


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roast

[rōst]
(metallurgy)
To heat ore to effect some chemical change that will facilitate smelting.
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Then said the first soldier, 'In the North Sea lies a dead sea- cat; that shall be the roast meat.
You go away when the match burns out; you vanish like the warm stove, like the delicious roast goose, and like the magnificent Christmas tree
It was a goodly sight--that table, with Martin Poyser's round good-humoured face and large person at the head of it helping his servants to the fragrant roast beef and pleased when the empty plates came again.
As it was, Ben ate his roast beef to-night with a serene sense of having stolen nothing more than a few peas and beans as seed for his garden since the last harvest supper, and felt warranted in thinking that Alick's suspicious eye, for ever upon him, was an injury to his innocence.
But NOW the roast beef was finished and the cloth was drawn, leaving a fair large deal table for the bright drinking-cans, and the foaming brown jugs, and the bright brass candlesticks, pleasant to behold.
They came too late; the marauders were off, and all that they found of their mule was the dents of his hoofs, as he had been conveyed off at a round trot, bearing his savory cargo to the hills, to furnish the scampering savages with a banquet of roast meat at the expense of the white men.
The most simple manner in which this operation is performed, and I think, the best, consists in placing any number of the freshly plucked fruit, when in a particular state of greenness, among the embers of a fire, in the same way that you would roast a potato.
Created by Turtle Islands Foods, Tofurky Roast is a pre-cooked vegetarian product made from a tofu-wheat protein blend (using organic, non-genetically engineered soybeans) that boasts a turkey-like texture and flavor.
On the other hand, modern home coffee roasters are smaller, more attractive on one's countertop and are infinitely easier to use and to gain consistency in the level of roast.
A roast makes a warm, convivial meal that's perfect for family get-togethers at weekends, or for special occasions like Christmas, birthdays or anniversaries,' she says.
A roast makes a warm, convivial meal that's perfect for family get-togethers on weekends, or for special occasions like Christmas, birthdays or anniversaries, '' she says.