Definition of pickling in English:

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pickling

Pronunciation: /ˈpik(ə)liNG/

adjective

[attributive]
(Of food) suitable for being pickled or used in making pickles.
Example sentences
  • Place artichoke hearts, cipollini onions and carrots in a bowl and add pickling liquid; cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate overnight.
  • Put all the pickling ingredients in a pan and bring to the boil.
  • They immediately recognised it as ossfor, a near worthless pickling herb.

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Syllabification: pick·ling

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