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glom

(glɑm)
1. tv. to steal something. (Underworld.) He gloms just about everything he needs.
2. tv. to take a look at someone or something. (Underworld.) Come over here and glom the view of the bank from this window.
3. tv. to arrest someone. The copper glommed Fred on Tuesday.

glommed

(glɑmd)
mod. arrested. (Underworld.) Wilmer got glommed on a speeding charge. I didn’t even know he could drive.
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The protein then gloms on to any cancerous cells and creates an easily visible fluorescent patch.
When perky college sophomore Kim (Rachel Bilson) gloms on to Michael, offering sex and adoration in record time, Michael flirts with disaster and all hell breaks loose.
and gloms onto a single name, a single face, a single tableau of our own raucous imaginations'' - as the inexplicable and logic-defining emotion it is.
When a gecko gloms a foot onto a surface, the billion-or-so spatulae that carpet its sole snuggle so close to the surface that intermolecular forces such as van der Waals bonds may come into play, the researchers say.
have made an antisense oligo that gloms onto the mRNA of a herpesvirus responsible for sight-threatening eye infections.
Sore feet and the occasional leech are minor irritants for Olivia compared with the drawbacks brought on by Slackpack (Chris McCutchen), a seemingly lonely and visibly out-of-shape dude who gloms onto Olivia without asking if she'd really like a hiking buddy.
The camera gloms on to Ortiz from the very first image and basically never leaves her side.