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mung

A foul, gloppy substance. I can't believe they expect us to eat this mung! He fell into the pond and came out covered in black, odious mung.

mung up

1. To ruin or damage something; to mess up something. In this usage, a noun of pronoun can be used between "mung" and "up." The threat of a hurricane really munged up our vacation plans! Boy, you really munged this engine up. When was the last time you got your oil changed? I munged up my knee in practice last night so I won't be able to play on Saturday.
2. To make a mistake; to mess up. I think I munged up by putting it in the oven too soon. You munged up, Dave. Just admit and we can all move on.
3. To fail or malfunction. The printer munged up last night so I still haven't printed my report. It looks like the carburetor is totally munged up—you'll have to get the whole thing replaced.
See also: mung, up

mung something up

Sl. to mess something up. Don't mung it up this time. The team munged up the play, and the coach blasted them but good.
See also: mung, up

mung

1. and MUNG (məŋ) n. something that is mashed until no good; anything nasty or gloppy. (An acronym, but possibly a coinage before it became an acronym.) This mung is cruel and unusual punishment. I demand to see the warden.
2. tv. to ruin something. Look at it! You munged it!

MUNG

verb
See mung

mung something up

tv. to mess something up. The team munged up the play, and the coach blasted them but good.
See also: mung, something, up
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The growth indices of Mung bean collected at the three time points were provided in Fig.
Dehydration such as high temperature would increase protein so application of irrigation intervals in reproductive stage has imposed the most stress to mung bean.
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Studies show that mung bean seed coat extract and EGCG from green tea prevented death from acute inflammation by counteracting HMGB1, suggesting that their use will be effective in other inflammatory diseases, such as the chronic diseases of aging.
Demonstrating that mung bean extract has a positive effect on septic mice shows promise that this bean can also have a positive effect on septic humans - of course, additional studies are required to prove the safe and effective use in humans.
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Facing a multitude of challenges, Mung overcomes the chasm between the two cultures with exuberance and bravery.
All you need is a jar and an airing cupboard to grow Chinese bean sprouts, or mung beans.
There's no mess with soil or compost - all you need is a jar and an airing cupboard to grow Chinese bean sprouts, also known as mung beans, which may not be as long as the ones you buy in supermarkets, but they'll be just as tasty.
Petruchio and Katherina appear in which play by Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 The Living Daylights; 2 Coral; 3 The winter solstice; 4 Stoke Poges; 5 The mung bean; 6 The winning of all 13 tricks by one team; 7 Mary Poppins; 8 The Taming of the Shrew; 9 The hajj, or hadj; 10 Goran Ivanisevic.
Ban on the export of the pulses has existed for a very long time and the traders are requesting the government to remove the ban from the export of Mung and Moth pulses.