boil vs poach: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: boil or poach

How to spell boil?

boil
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poach
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boilnoun

a painful sore with a hard core filled with pus

boilnoun

the temperature at which a liquid boils at sea level

boilverb

be agitated

boilverb

be in an agitated emotional state

boilverb

bring to, or maintain at, the boiling point

boilverb

come to the boiling point and change from a liquid to vapor

boilverb

immerse or be immersed in a boiling liquid, often for cooking purposes

poachverb

cook in a simmering liquid

poachverb

hunt illegally

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