mud ball

mud ball

[′məd ‚bȯl]
(geology)
A rounded mass of mud or mudstone up to 8 inches (20 centimeters) in diameter in a sedimentary rock. Also known as chalazoidite; tuff ball.
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A mud ball ( meaning mud was stuck on the ball, but he could not lift to clean it because it was not on the greens) resulted in a bogey on the fourth for Lahiri, his only bogey on the front nine.
The inhibitive properties of QASs were investigated by various methods, including montmorillonite (MMT) linear expansion test, mud ball immersing test, particle distribution measurement, thermogravimetric analysis and scanning electron microscopy etc.
TIGER WOODS had to battle the elements and a mud ball to post a two-under 70 on day two of the Hero World Challenge in Windermere, Florida.
But part of the answer, too, is that if we don't do away with our apathetic mindset and start working to reduce our population over the next few generations, we'll probably end up lobbing nuclear or chemical weapons at each other, and then we won't have to worry about who to kill--we'll all be dead, and this beautiful planet will be a barren mud ball.
In five years, I see us still playing mud ball games, being a family and being there for one another.
I said to my caddie EoACAyif I have another mud ball I'll lay it up [play short of potential hazards and not take them on]'.
HARDWICK - Brent Kassavant of Spencer stood at the edges of the show tent waiting with Mud Ball, his 5-month-old calf.
I was even par with four to go, and I was right there where I needed to be, and two bad shots and a mud ball later, here we go and I'm at four over par.
Did you ever throw a shine ball, mud ball, or coffee ball?
On this rainy early spring day as I look out my home office window overlooking a pasture of mommas-to-be and other cows coddling their newborn calves, I know Ward is out there somewhere hoisting today's "giant mud ball up a steep hill.
TIGER WOODS had to battle the elements and a mud ball to post a two under par 70 on day two of the Hero World Challenge in Windermere, Florida.
Woods said: "I was even par with four to go, and I was right there where I needed to be, and two bad shots and a mud ball later, here we go and I'm at four over par.