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(Definition of sludge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sludgenoun [U]

 us   /slʌdʒ/
wetdirt, or any other ​thick, ​wetsubstance: The ​dirtywaterleft a ​layer of sludge in the ​bottom of the ​pail.
(Definition of sludge from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sludge”
in Spanish fango, lodo…
in Vietnamese bùn quánh…
in Malaysian selut…
in Thai โคลน…
in French boue…
in German der Schlamm…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烂泥,淤泥, 糊…
in Turkish katı/koyu çamur, balçık…
in Russian слякоть…
in Indonesian endapan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爛泥,淤泥, 糊…
in Polish błoto, muł…
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