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sluices

verb
present tense third-person singular of sluice

Synonyms of sluices

(Entry 1 of 2)

to pour liquid over or through in order to cleanse
  • he sluiced the gutters with lots of water in order to make sure they were clear

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sluices

noun
plural of sluice

Synonyms of sluices (Entry 2 of 2)

as in drains, flumes

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“Sluices.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sluices. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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