Definition of 'filling'
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Put the 2 circles of squash on top of the filling to make the eyes. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Place the filling into the prepared pastry, pat down and pack tightly. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Do you have a weird favourite sandwich filling? Times, Sunday Times (2010)What percentage of the population is affected by amalgam fillings? The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)Set aside in the fridge while you make the filling. The Sun (2011)The pie filling will sink a little as it cools. The Sun (2012)Square pocket construction keeps the filling in place. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Spread the filling over the pastry base. Asthma and Eczema - special diet cookbook (1989)You can put in wonderful fillings such as cheese or salmon. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Tie three loops of string around the belly of the fish to hold the filling in place. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Also good as a sandwich filling or spread on little biscuits. Cooking with Beans and PulsesPop into the freezer while you make the filling. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Put the chilled filling into the pie dish. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Many women are not aware of this and sometimes the form filling required puts others off. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)This method would be quite acceptable if the mercury stayed in place within the filling. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Bake for 20 minutes until the filling feels firm and the top is golden. Times, Sunday Times (2008)What filling, tasty alternatives can you suggest? The Sun (2015)Obviously there are many people with amalgam fillings who have no health problems and are not harmed in any noticeable way by mercury. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)They have a square pocket design to keep the filling in place and come with a ten-year guarantee. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Bake for 20 min until the filling feels firm to the flat of your hand and the top is a golden colour. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I've been devising a snack bar which uses maggots as a tasty filling. The Sun (2013)Debra's metal fillings were replaced with white ones, then the dentist made a mould of her teeth for the veneers. The Sun (2010)There are no figures to show if the percentage of people with amalgam fillings is significantly different between M. E. patients and healthy controls. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)Imagine it now, biting into golden, flaky pastry giving on to a soft filling of crab mixed with pea purée and swirls of mayonnaise. Times, Sunday Times (2015)At the top of each recipe are options for different fillings and, once you become more confident, you can experiment with your own ingredients. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'filling'
British English: filling NOUN
A filling is a small amount of metal or plastic that a dentist puts in a hole in a tooth to prevent further decay.
The longer your child can go without needing a filling, the better.
British English: filling ADJECTIVE
Food that is filling makes you feel full when you have eaten it.
Although it is tasty, crab is very filling.
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