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slurry

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noun slur·ry \ˈslər-ē, ˈslə-rē\

Simple Definition of slurry

  • : a thick mixture of water and another substance (such as mud or lime)

Full Definition of slurry

plural slur·ries

  1. :  a watery mixture of insoluble matter (as mud, lime, or plaster of paris)

Origin of slurry

Middle English slory


First Known Use: 15th century

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slurry

transitive verb slur·ry

Definition of slurry

slur·riedslur·ry·ing

  1. :  to convert into a slurry



1947

First Known Use of slurry

1947

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slurry

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noun slur·ry \ˈslər-ē, ˈslə-rē\

Medical Definition of slurry

plural slur·ries

  1. :  a watery mixture of insoluble matter




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "slurry" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "slurry"


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