GRE Word List

OOZE

(of a thick liquid) pass or flow slowly; N: mud or thick liquid as at the bottom of a river

The meaning of the word ooze is (of a thick liquid) pass or flow slowly; N: mud or thick liquid as at the bottom of a river.

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