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permeate

view main entry for permeateverb  /ˈpɜrmiˌeɪt/ 
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permeation

  /ˌpɜrmiˈeɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]
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kimchi

a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices

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jones

a compulsive desire for something; an addiction to something

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