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Definition of Cookable
1. cook [adj] - See also: cook
Lexicographical Neighbors of Cookable
Literary usage of Cookable
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Enquiry Into Plants and Minor Works on Odours and Weather Signs by Theophrastus (1916)
"At all events the conditions occur for a variety of reasons ; for in many parts 2 there are places which regularly produce seeds that are ' cookable,' while ..."
2. The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore by Thomas Moore, Alfred Denis Godley (1910)
"... he actually found it That e'er tripp'd upon trotters or soar'd upon wings— Compos'd of all possible cookable things All products of earth, ..."
3. The Popular Science Monthly (1884)
"All the cookable and eatable fats fall into the class of " fixed oils," so named by chemists to distinguish them from the " volatile oils," otherwise ..."
4. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1884)
"I will therefore do the best I can toward solving the problem in my own way. All the cookable and eatable fats fall into the class of "fixed ..."
5. A Visit to Salt Lake: Being a Journey Across the Plains, and a Residence in by William Chandless (1857)
"Owing to Savage's hyper- liberality to the Indians, we were out of everything but a little flour, which is not very cookable without adjuncts, ..."
6. The Life of Ellen H. Richards by Caroline Louisa Hunt (1912)
""It is an irritating, nay a deeply saddening, problem for a wise dyspeptic to ponder, the superabundance of things cookable in this world of ours, ..."