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an accidental release of oil into a body of water, as from a tanker, offshore drilling rig, or underwater pipeline, often presenting a hazard to marine life and the environment.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Science isn't going to cure cancer by next week or clean up the gulf
At this time there is no effective plan if a catastrophe such as a ship collision or
All proceeds from the sales of this book will be donated to help support
-related relief efforts.
The recession and now the
mean money is scarce for both students and colleges.
Shrimpers are not sure what to expect in terms of the
's effects on the product-or on demand.
Unfortunately the size of this
makes is fairly difficult to see how effective any of these efforts are doing.
Best news of all: the
is plugged and no hurricane ever went across the slick while the oil was still flowing.
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depends on a variety of factors, including characteristics of the oil itself.
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may affect students and adults in different ways.
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