searing iron


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Noun1.searing iron - a hot iron used to destroy tissue
cauterant, cautery - an instrument or substance used to destroy tissue for medical reasons (eg removal of a wart) by burning it with a hot iron or an electric current or a caustic or by freezing it
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His third place in Paris two weeks ago was marked by some searing iron play.
The relaxed cook can follow a simpler route than the traditional one to creme brulee, which uses torches, searing irons, or broilers to melt the sugar (but not scorch it) and an ice-water bath to keep custard cold so melting sugar will cool and crisp over it.