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  1. seepverb


  2. seepverb

    to ooze, or pass slowly through pores or other small openings


Princeton's WordNet

  1. seep, oozeverb

    pass gradually or leak through or as if through small openings

    ooze, transude, exudate, ooze out, exude

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  1. seepverb


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  1. List of paraphrases for "seep":

    pdes, infiltrate, sepp, pbc

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  1. The USGS:

    When hot lava buries plants and shrubs, methane gas is produced as a byproduct of burning vegetation, methane gas can seep into subsurface voids and explode when heated, or as shown in this video, emerge from cracks in the ground several feet away from the lava. When ignited, the methane produces a blue flame.

  2. Jill Mikucki:

    This study shows Blood Falls isn't just a weird little seep, it may be representative of a much larger hydrologic network.

  3. Urvashi Rangan:

    Bacteria and algae can begin to grow and disease can set in, prompting farmers to use drugs and other chemicals that can remain on the shrimp and seep into the surrounding environment.

  4. Robert E. Lee:

    That whole mentality of the Lost Cause started to seep into my life, it then became a point of retrospection and trying to figure out what is the point of all this ? Why are we celebrating this man who enslaved people and fought for the continued enslavement of Black people on this continent ?

  5. Boris Schlossberg:

    The dollar is coming under a lot of pressure because it looks like political risk is really starting to seep back into the market.

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