Definition of 'boiling point'
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Once she'd got used to the motion and the fact that the temperature was at boiling point, Posy found it all enthralling. TICKLED PINK (2002)Abbot looked hard at him, then with an effort brought himself down below boiling point. POLITICAL SUICIDE (2002)
It was a situation that had been brewing to the boiling point. CHAINS OF COMMAND (2002)
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