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Munch

Edvard . 1863--1944, Norwegian painter and engraver, whose works, often on the theme of death, include The Scream (1893); a major influence on the expressionists, esp on die Br?cke

munch

To transform information in a serial fashion, often requiring large amounts of computation. To trace down a data structure. Related to crunch and nearly synonymous with grovel, but connotes less pain.

Often confused with mung.
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Clinical trials found people who munched sugar-free gum for 15 minutes an hour had smaller appetites than when they did not.
The second, on the other hand, munched and munched.
Out of sight and unopposed, the advocates of repeal just munched and munched and munched until support for the tax caved in like a corroded joist.