Meaning of BLANCH in English

BLANCH

verb see: blank Date: 15th century transitive verb to take the color out of: as, to bleach by excluding light, to scald or parboil in water or steam in order to remove the skin from, whiten, or stop enzymatic action in (as food for freezing), to make ashen or pale , intransitive verb to become white or pale, ~er noun

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