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muck

noun [U]  /mʌk/ us  
wet, sticky dirt: It was hard to walk in the muck.
Translations of “muck”
in Korean 배설물…
in Arabic قَذارة, وَساخة…
in French saletés…
in Turkish pislik, kir pas…
in Italian sudiciume…
in Chinese (Traditional) 髒東西, (動物的)糞便, 品質低劣的東西…
in Russian грязь…
in Polish brud, błoto…
in Spanish suciedad, mugre…
in Portuguese sujeira…
in German der Mist…
in Catalan porqueria, brutícia…
in Japanese 汚れ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脏东西, (动物的)粪便, 质量低劣的东西…
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