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slough

verb [T] uk   us   /slʌf/
biology (of some animals) to have a layer of skin come off: Snakes slough their skin regularly.
Phrasal verbs

slough

noun uk   /slaʊ/  us   /sluː/ /slaʊ/

slough noun (SADNESS)

[S] literary a mental state of deep sadness and no hope: She seems unable to pull herself out of this deep slough of self-pity.

slough noun (WET AREA)

[C] an area of soft, wet land
Traducciones de “slough”
en chino (tradicionál) (某些動物)蛻(皮)…
en chino (simplificado) (某些动物)蜕(皮)…
(Definition of slough from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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