curdy


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curd

 (kûrd)
n.
1. The part of milk that coagulates when the milk sours or is treated with enzymes. Curd is used to make cheese.
2. A lump of curd: cheese curds.
3. A coagulated liquid that resembles milk curd.
intr. & tr.v. curd·ed, curd·ing, curds
To form or cause to form into curd; curdle.

[Middle English, variant of crud; probably akin to crowden, to press; see crowd1.]

curd′y adj.
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curdy

adj (= coagulated)geronnen, dick; (= lumpy)klumpig
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he said, passionately clasping her, in forgetfulness of his curdy hands: "do tell me that you won't belong to anybody but me
To finish, my choice is the Almond Jelly-jiggly, curdy and not too sweet.
Representatives assigned to the EQC are Willis Curdy, D-Missoula; Janet Ellis, D-Helena; Steve Gunderson, R-Libby; Theresa Manzella, R-Hamilton; and Kerry White, R-Bozeman.
Common presentation of vulvovaginal candidiasis is presence of thick white curdy discharge with pruritus.
Vendors moved among the crowds hawking vegetable and potato curries in banana-leaf bowls, chapattis, steaming chai or curdy yogurt in little clay pots that could be discarded anywhere and would thus be recycled into the earth from which they came.
The same has been observed by Mc Curdy in patients who were critically ill23.
Song & Error, a debut by American poet Averill Curdy, also approaches the ineffable--though perhaps more skeptically, and at a different juncture.
Signs included vulval erythema, vulval oedema, fissures, excoriation or thick curdy vaginal discharge.
Vaginal discharge that''s white and curdy, soreness, a fine red rash at the tops of your thighs.