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Synonyms for smut

something that is offensive to accepted standards of decency

to soil with foreign matter

Synonyms for smut

a black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink

destructive diseases of plants (especially cereal grasses) caused by fungi that produce black powdery masses of spores

creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc

make obscene

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stain with a dirty substance, such as soot

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become affected with smut

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affect with smut or mildew, as of a crop such as corn

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Selection of sugarcane lines: One hundred and three sugarcane lines that varied greatly in their response to whip smut based on two years field results were selected.
These results suggest that the smut pathogen isolates collected from same region (province) tended to cluster in the same group.
Nevertheless, they were happy to have Smut back in their arms and made sure never to lose sight of him ever again.
To speed up monitoring efforts, Prom and his colleagues evaluated 4 techniques for screening sorghum for head smut resistance using 32 isolates of the pathogen collected from different parts of Texas.
Among which the most prevalent diseases of sorghum are caused by fungal pathogens, such as leaf blight (Helminthosporium turcicum), downy mildew (Sclerospora sorghi), rust (Puccinia purpurea), head smut (Sporisorium reilianum), and anthracnose (Colletotrichum graminicolum) (Maqbool et al., 2001).
Al-Aqel said if farmers do not select improved and clean spikes, the losses caused by maize smut could be big.
Now if a person wants "smut," it can easily be gotten on-line, on tv, downtown at the magazine stand, or anywhere else.
"Their Eyes Were Reading Smut: The Impact of Ghetto Fiction on African American Literature."
Comme le systeme majoritaire uninominal a un tour (SMUT), utilise pour l'election des deputes federaux, a eu tres peu de partisans declares ces dernieres annees (1) -- en particulier chez les hommes et les femmes politiques, qui sont ultrasensibles aux fluctuations des tendances politiques --, on pourrait avoir des raisons de croire qu'il ne sera pas difficile de former une coalition nationale en faveur d'un meilleur systeme electoral.
Waters fans, think: same Baltimore, different cast of eccentrics and over-the-top NC-17 smut, and Blair fans, think: "Wowwww-weee!"
In inoculated tests for smut in 1996 to 1999 at FCDC, H90013004Z was shown to be resistant to loose smut [caused by Ustilago nuda (Jens.) Rostr.].
TELEPHONE SMUT and other sexy services are roping in younger Japanese men by the tens of thousands.
Frank, I like smut as much as the next schoolboy, but to make filthy jokes about 17-year-old Charlotte Church's sex life to a clearly uncomfortable 16-year-old Hayley Westenra (above) was going too far.
vacationers, is crammed with hardcore smut. The site, which is for sale, is registered in Eastern Europe.