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taint

vulgar slang The section of skin between the anus and the genitals, formally known as the perineum. A: "I heard he got a tattoo on his taint." B: "What?! Why on earth would he do something like that?"

taint (something) with (something)

1. To expose something to or contaminate something with some substance or agent that is infectious, toxic, or otherwise dangerous or unpleasant. He has been arrested for tainting the water supply with a nerve agent. They have been forced to recall nearly 3 million tons of canned tomatoes that may have been tainted with botulin.
2. To spoil, ruin, or degrade something positive with the presence or introduction of something terrible, tragic, or deeply unpleasant. Often used in passive constructions. You may have won, but your victory is tainted with blood of thousands of innocent people. He is tainting an otherwise incredible career with this scandalous behavior.
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be tainted by (something)

1. To be expose something to or contaminate something with some substance or agent that is infectious, toxic, or otherwise dangerous or unpleasant. Officials have confirmed that the water supply has been tainted by lead. They have been forced to recall nearly 3 million tons of canned tomatoes that may have been tainted by botulin.
2. To be spoiled, ruined, or degraded by the presence or introduction of something terrible, tragic, or deeply unpleasant. Their victory has been tainted by the many lives lost in the battle. It's a shame seeing such an incredible career being tainted by this scandalous behavior.
See also: by, taint

gooch

vulgar slang The perineum. Argh, that hit me right in the gooch!

taint something with something

to spoil or debase something with something. The flood tainted the drinking water with disease germs. The food had been tainted with germs.
See also: taint

gooch

and grundle and taint
n. the perineum. (see also choad. The taint reflects that this area is not [it ain’t = ’taint] genital nor anus.) I got a horrible itch in the gooch! She did what to your taint?

taint

verb
See gooch
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shareholder (owning 10% or more voting stock) of a CFC formed after 1997 is not subject to the PFIC provisions if that shareholder is not subject to the PFIC taint.
It's doubtful that an American writer who took a similar attitude toward the lynchings in the South would be absolved of the taint of racism.
The investigators learned that the odor of the packaging itself was often not a reliable indicator of a taint that had been perceived.
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Samples identified by the sensor as differing from the specification require a traditional taint test.
Taint results from the interaction of microorganisms and chemical contaminants.
Chatonnet's announcement was immediately countered by a statement from the French Federation of Coopers, calling the allegations that coopers underestimate the risks of cork taint in new barrels "inaccurate and demeaning to the French cooperage profession.
A former PFIC can remove its taint if it makes a "purging" election under Sec.
This text has been written by 13 specialists, including the editor, and they have penned 9 chapters whose titles are: Sensory evaluation of taints and off-flavours; A survey of chemicals causing taints and off-flavours in foods; Analysis of taints and off-flavours; Off-flavours in raw and potable water; Undesirable flavours in dairy products; Oxidative pathways to the formation of off-flavours; Packaging material as a source of taints; A retailer's perspective; and Formation of off-flavours due to microbiological and enzymic action.
Davis learned what Australian scientists already had discovered from brushfires that raged in drought-stricken northeast Victoria during 2003 and 2006: Grapes are most susceptible to smoke taint shortly after veraison.
shareholder in the foreign transferee, the taint associated with the transferred CFC's untaxed E&P is attributed to the shares received in the foreign transferee.
The sensitivity to this entire issue (of cork taint, TCA) is causing the industry to look very hard at its practices.
469(c) to remove the "per se" passive taint on rental real estate for taxpayers actively engaged in real property businesses.