Definition of 'cleave'
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Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Asthma and Eczema - special diet cookbook (1989) A Passion for Food (1989)
If you like a strong garlic flavour, infuse the garlic clove in the lemon juice for an hour or two before making the dip.Asthma and Eczema - special diet cookbook (1989)
Drizzle the tomatoes with the olive oil, add the garlic clove, and sprinkle with the thyme and the chopped bay leaf.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
You can ring the changes by using wine vinegar infused with herbs, or by adding a teaspoon of French mustard or a crushed garlic clove.Asthma and Eczema - special diet cookbook (1989)
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