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lid

noun cap, ceiling, cover, greatest number, limit, maximum, most quantity, outer limit, outer restriction, roof, stop, top, top number
Associated concepts: caps on awards
See also: cap
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Steam for five to eight minutes until cooked, lifting the lid off halfway through and moving the prawns around.
Mike's a great plantsman and exploring his minuscule plot is like lifting the lid off a jewel-box full of exquisite treasures.
When the only exercise you get is lifting the lid off the biscuit tin, it's hard to know where to start, let alone how to summon up motivation.