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When the weather warms, these organisms quickly take over, giving the lake a greasy look and a foul smell.
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Before you wash your bike, look for greasy dirt at the slider seals or bottom of the fork legs, an indication that your suspension is leaking oil.
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An accident at the refinery coated his roof and plants with greasy oil.
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If your hair has been more greasy than usual this year, it’s worth looking into.
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The nanoparticles are, basically, tiny greasy spheres that protect the mRNA and help it slide inside cells.
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Ill wager that greasy foreigner has got a wife and ten childrenand neglects them.
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The greasy surface, dotted here and there with specks of vegetable, resembles a pool of stagnant water covered with green slime.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
The tin glides over the greasy surface, noiselessly, smoothly, till the thick layer of filth is worn off.
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His hair was long and tangled and greasy, and hung down, and you could see his eyes shining through like he was behind vines.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
Then the Factor cleaned a greasy hand upon his beard, and stretched himself with a sigh of satisfaction.
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