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Noun
An artificial passage for water, typically fitted with a valve or gate
“The man on the surface uses his pole to dislodge stones so the outflow can run freely down the sluice into which the gold-bearing pay dirt is meant to settle.”
Noun
A long, narrow, typically vertical hole that provides passage
Noun
A small stream of running water
Noun
An adjustable gate or valve used to control the flow of water through a sluice
Noun
A pipe that is a conduit for water
Noun
An artificial barrier across a river or estuary
Noun
Watery mud
Noun
The water as affected by the tide
Verb
Wash or rinse freely with a stream or shower of water
“Then sluice everything down with a coffee tarek.”
Verb
To emit by, or as by, flood gates
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“If rain falls into the bird's mouth, theoretically it could sluice down the windpipe past the larynx and into the lungs.”
Verb
To drench with water or other liquid
Verb
Remove accumulated matter from (a drain or other channel)
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