sludge
Pronunciation Noun

sludge

  1. Solids separated from suspension in a liquid.
  2. A residual semi-solid material left from industrial, water treatment, or wastewater treatment processes.
  3. A sediment of accumulated minerals in a steam boiler.
  4. A mass of small pieces of ice on the surface of a body of water.
  5. (uncountable, music) sludge metal
Synonyms Translations Translations
  • German: Abwasserschlamm
  • Russian: оса́док
  • Spanish: fango
Translations
  • Russian: шлам
  • Spanish: lodo
Translations Verb

sludge (sludges, present participle sludging; past and past participle sludged)

  1. (intransitive, informal) To slump or slouch.
  2. (intransitive) To slop or drip slowly.

SLUDGE
Noun
  1. (emergency medicine, mnemonic) An acronym used to help remember the common symptoms of certain affections of a cholinergic toxidrome: "salivation, lacrimation, urination, defecation, gastrointestinal upset, emesis".
Synonyms
  • DUMBELS



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