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- v. Present participle of sluice.
- n. The act by which something is sluiced; a copious wetting; a drenching.
- n. A kind of ellipsis, introduced by an interrogative, where (usually) everything except the interrogative is elided from the clause, as in "I like him, but I don't know why".
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The material of a sluice or sluiceway.
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- adj. pouring from or as if from a sluice
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