grease spot

grease spot

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(plant pathology)
A fungus disease of turf grasses caused by Pythium aphanidermatum and characterized by spots that have a greasy border of blackened leaves and intermingled cottony mycelia. Also known as spot blight.
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It had become brown with age and was covered with grease spots, but in it Ebenezer always felt dressed up and ready for the day in town.
Bio- Care Oil and Grease Spot Remover is designed to penetrate the oil stains without degrading the asphalt and concrete surfaces in virtually every parking lot, garage, and even drive-thru areas.
The grease spot on my shirt was a small price to pay for the darkness-induced experience.
Or heavily cushioned, and under cover from a searing sun which, just after the monsoon season, is beating down in the mid-30s, exacerbated by a humidity capable of reducing a bowler to a grease spot after a couple of overs.
In its 884 pages, she does more than give helpful household hints on the most efficient way to dust a piano or remove a grease spot.
Ethics have often ended up as a grease spot on the road to power, and computers won't change that.
For example, a grease spot from process machinery might be a serious problem in a medical or food application.
Following its acquisition of The Grease Spot, Lube Stop now employs over 300 people and operates 50 locations in Northeast Ohio, Northern Illinois and Eastern Iowa.
Most also experience the same annoying problems: grease spots from fries, drips from drinks, mayo on your lap.
Pine-Sol cleaner can be used in the kitchen to clean floors, counter, sinks and stoves; in the bathroom to clean showers, tubs, tile, floors and toilet bowls; for tough jobs such as deodorizing garbage cans, pet areas and diaper pails; and in the laundry for pre-treating grease spots and heavy soil on white and colorfast fabrics.
His pants were faded, baggy, and with large soil and grease spots all over.
QI have grease spots and streaks on my laminate kitchen cupboards, which are a nightmare to remove.