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ooze

a fine-grained calcareous or siliceous marine deposit consisting of the hard parts of planktonic organisms

ooze

[üz]
(geology)
A soft, muddy piece of ground, such as a bog, usually resulting from the flow of a spring or brook.
A marine pelagic sediment composed of at least 30% skeletal remains of pelagic organisms, the rest being clay minerals.
Soft mud or slime, typically covering the bottom of a lake or river.

OOZE

Object oriented extension of Z. "Object Orientation in Z", S. Stepney et al eds, Springer 1992.
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These were lovely thick slabs of ham, with oozy egg, chunky chips and peas.
It went down all pulpy, slushy, oozy, all its delicious embonpoint melted down my throat like a large, beautified Strawberry.
But the real remained--the real, like the flat, bare, oozy tide-mud, when the blue, sparkling wave, with all its company of gliding boats and white-winged ships, its music of oars and chiming waters, has gone down, and there it lies, flat, slimy, bare--exceedingly real.
There is no need to send me a picture of your dog, as I have recurring nightmares where oozy, red dog feet flash through my mind.
Risotto has long been a favourite of the Italians who create this delicious creamy oozy rice dish with plenty of passion and in all sorts of combinations of fresh and flavoursome ingredients.
Ditch the strong blues and oozy Brie for well-aged, crystalline cheeses such as Parmesan and aged Gouda, or mellow British cheeses such as Cheshire, Cheddar and Red Leicester.
Bissell knew that this oozy stuff seeped into creeks in western Pennsylvania, where it was sold as a popular patent medicine to remedy everything from stomachaches to deafness.
London, October 17 (ANI): A technology company has developed a new military robot that resembles an oozy blob, which has the ability to squeeze through all manner of cracks and crevices.
In the central county of Chiayi, more than 1,200 pigs drowned in a farm and their bodies were rotting in the oozy mud, triggering concerns for public health, reports said.
Infected by its oozy contents, Susan undergoes an alarming growth spurt, stopping just one inch short of the amazing 50-foot woman.
Del Toro plays him with the oozy sexiness that has had him hailed by some as the new Valentino.
First, its freckled, golden / surface, then the freckles softening / to oozy spots of brown.