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: fall sense 6b
: a quick descent (as in a river) : rapid
: an inclined plane, sloping channel, or passage down or through which things may pass : slide
Definition of Shute (Entry 2 of 2)
1899–1960 pseudonym of Nevil Shute Norway English aeronautical engineer and writer in Australia
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out of the chute
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