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The shoot pieces are treated with plain water for 2 to 3 hours or boiled for 1 and half hours to remove the acridity.
Pigs and hens, who spend their whole lives in these conditions, often suffer from lung infections from the acridity and dust.
Everything good in nature and the world," Emerson (1983) wrote, "is in that moment of transition, when the swarthy juices still flow plentifully from nature, but their astringency or acridity is got out by ethics and humanity" ("Power," p.
If you are a "victim," I suppose his acridity pitches him a sadist.