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crud

(krŭd)
n.
1. Slang
a. A coating or an incrustation of filth or refuse.
b. Something loathsome, despicable, or worthless.
c. One who is contemptible or disgusting.
2. A disease or ailment, imaginary or real, especially one affecting the skin.
3. Sports Heavy, sticky snow that is unsuitable for skiing.
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CRUD matrix that deals with logical entities and current systems.
"The crud about the cousin twice removed - removed once to Leavenworth, the second time to Sing Sing.
Shooters soon started experimenting with different primers and found reduced-power Remmington .410 primers not only helped the crud ring in many cases, but also reduced fouling.
And when Pleat does speak, he normally cuts through the crud and gets straight to the point.
Fame-desperate glamour model Jodie Marsh burst into tears when rubber-lipped Pete Burns laid into her, branding her "a pumped up, sucked in, little piece of crud".
Heck, even long-running comedy crud Give My Head Peace wasn't on the television yet.
In Miller's arcade of brown disasters, we walk unscathed past archaeological specimens excised from the once-molten waste flow, as in Topology for a Museum, 1994, a series of six Minimalist-looking cubes "frosted" with specimens of the thick crud studded with evidence of life the way it used to be.
That's right - no-one watches the crud so ITV is left with no cash and no alternative but to fill the schedules with repeats of their last soap star vehicle that died.
Sounds like you have a nasty case of "creeping crud," otherwise known as athlete's foot.
It seems that the singer and axe man from them Blacks we was hypin' up has done gone on to a finer place than this here ball of crud we're residin' on.
The second group is composed of contaminants that enter the chamber and are not pumped away, or contamination resulting in undesirable deposits (CRUD).
He has already paid pounds 150,000 for Tracey Emin's unmade bed, complete with crumpled sheets, dirty knickers and other crud.