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  • v. Present participle of ooze.
  • n. Something that oozes; a seepage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. leaking out slowly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. That which oozes; ooze.
  • n. A slow spring.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the process of seeping
  • adj. leaking out slowly


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