Slough

Infected tissue that has died and separated from healthy tissue
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Slough

A small muddy marshland or tidal waterway which usually connects other tidal areas.
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slough

[n] - a hollow filled with mud 2. [n] - a stagnant swamp (especially as part of a bayou) 3. [n] - any outer covering that can be shed or cast off (such as the cast-off skin of a snake)
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Slough

Slough adjective Slow. [ Obsolete] Chaucer.
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Slough

Slough noun [ Middle English slogh , slough , Anglo-Saxon slōh a hollow place; confer Middle High German slūch an abyss, gullet, German schlucken to swallow; also Gael. & Ir. sloc a pit, pool. ditch, Ir. slug to swallow. Greek ..............
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Slough

Slough obsolete imperfect of Slee , to slay. Slew. Chaucer.
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Slough

Slough intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Sloughed ; present participle & verbal noun Sloughing .] (Medicine) To form a slough; to separate in the form of dead matter from the living tissues; -- often used with off
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Slough

Slough transitive verb To cast off; to discard as refuse. « New tint the plumage of the birds, And slough decay from grazing herds.» Emerson.
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slough

<ecology> A wet place of deep mud or mire, a sluggish channel, a swamp, bog, or marsh, especially one that is part of an inlet or backwater. ... (19 Jan 1998) ...
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slough

noun any outer covering that can be shed or cast off (such as the cast-off skin of a snake)
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slough

(sluf) a mass of dead tissue in, or cast out from, living tissue; see also gangrene. to shed or cast off.
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Slough

• (n.) The dead mass separating from a foul sore; the dead part which separates from the living tissue in mortification. • (a.) Slow. • (n.) A place of deep mud or mire; a hole full of mire. • (v. i.) To form a slough; to separate in the form of dead matter from the living tissues; -- often used with off, or away; as, a sloughin...
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Slough

town and unitary authority, geographic county of Berkshire, England. Most of the unitary authority lies within the historic county of ...
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Slough

Slough (slou) , city (1991 pop. 106,341) and borough, central England. After World War I, the residential city and its outlying area underwent rapid industrial development, owing in part to its proximity to London. Slough was the home of the astronomer William Herschel.
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Slough

Slough is slang for imprison.
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slough

Type: Term Pronunciation: slŭf Definitions: 1. Necrotic tissue separated from the living structure. 2. To separate from the living tissue, said of a dead or necrotic part.
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Slough

The action of shedding skin, or shed skin. Also known as ecdysis.
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Slough

(town) Industrial town and administrative centre of Slough unitary authority in southern England, 32 km/20 mi west of London; population (2001) 126,300. Industries include pharmaceuticals, electronics, engineering, aviation support services, and the manufacture of chocolate, paint, and...
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slough

(?) (say: sluf) a tract of soft muddy ground. A marshy or reed-covered pool, pond or inlet. To slough to collapse or slide into a depression.
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slough

v. to shed skin [applied to snakes]
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Slough

[poem] `Slough` is a ten-stanza poem by Sir John Betjeman, first published in the 1937 collection Continual Dew. The British town of Slough was used as a dump for war surplus materials in the interwar years, and then abruptly became the home of 850 new factories just before World War II. The sudden appearance of this `Trading Estate`, which...
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Slough

==History== The first recorded uses of the name occur as Slo in 1196, Sloo in 1336, and Le Slowe, Slowe or Slow in 1437. It first seems to have applied to a hamlet between Upton to the east and Chalvey to the west, roughly around the `Crown Crossroads` where the road to Windsor (now the A332) met the Great West Road. The Domesday Survey of 1086 .....
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Slough

A shallow backwater inlet that is commonly exposed at low tide.
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slough

A long, narrow stretch of water such as a small stream or feeder tributary off a lake or river.
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Slough

A long, narrow stretch of water such as a small stream or feeder tributary off a lake or river.
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