grease spot

grease spot

[′grēs‚spät]
(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.
So when you have a pesky stain, spill or grease spot, don't let laundry take up all of your time, and do it right the first time.
3 June 2015 - US-based quick service oil change company Lube Stop, a 37 has acquired the assets of The Grease Spot, Inc., a 13 unit quick service oil change operator with locations in Illinois and Iowa, the company said.
Also included are three of Hubbard's mystery short stories, 'Flame City', the story of one man's harrowing attempt to save his father and the city from a serial arsonist; 'Calling Squad Cars!', in which a police dispatcher goes to extraordinary lengths to bring down a gang of bank robbers after he is accused of working with them; and 'Grease Spot', the story of a former racecar driver, now the owner of a wrecking company, who plays fast and loose with the police.
A weep looks Like a darkened grease spot and is usually covered with dust or road grit, and it isn't a deal breaker.
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.
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. She talks about the philosophy of making a home, why it's important to her, and why it should be important to the rest of us.
Dip a toothbrush in vinegar and gently brush over grease spot.
Just wave to control the screen no more messy grease spots!