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strainer

(stran'er)
1. A device for retaining solid pieces while liquid passes through. Synonym: filter
2. In river rescue, a place where water moves through grating, wire mesh, or downed trees.
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For example, if the filter area (strainer plate) is too small, excessive pressures and higher compound temperatures will result.
The New Jersey man was told "to apply thru (sic) proper channels" to get the pasta strainer listed as approved religious wear.
The FAA recommends all owners and operators check fuel strainer orientation at the next inspection to ensure proper orientation.
Look for a strainer pot that's made from noncorrosive material for longevity.
With stainless steels and high-chrome irons, the higher pouring temperatures relative to liquidus and/ or greater fluidity of the molten metal will allow the positioning of zirconia foam filters and mullite strainer cores
Then, show customers how easily the food strainer is disassembled, rinsed with warm water and soap, and dried.
If you've cooked pasta in enough water, and gently pour it into the strainer, it will not stick.
StoneTrap represents a significant evolution in strainer devices.
Place a large, fine strainer over a bowl; pour cocoa mixture into strainer and stir to extract liquid.
each) roasted red peppers 2-3 teaspoons chili powder 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon onion powder 1/2 teaspoon salt, if desired In strainer drain red peppers well; pat dry with paper towels.