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slug

noun [C]
 
 
/slʌɡ/
ANIMAL a small, soft creature with no legs that moves slowly and eats plantsWorms, snails, slugs and similar animalsInsect names
DRINK a small amount of a drink, especially an alcoholic drink: He took a slug of whisky from the bottle.Alcohol - general words
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