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slough

synonym (synonym of slough)

  • (noun.state)
    necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass (noun.state)
     
  • (verb.body)
    cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers (verb.body)
     

hypernym (slough IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a hollow filled with mud (noun.object)
    wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation; has poorer drainage than a swamp; soil is unfit for cultivation but can be cut and dried and used for fue more.. (noun.object)
     
  • a stagnant swamp (especially as part of a bayou) (noun.object)
    low land that is seasonally flooded; has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog (noun.object)
     
  • any outer covering that can be shed or cast off (such as the cast-off skin of a snake) (noun.object)
    a natural object that covers or envelops (noun.object)
     
  • cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers (verb.body)
    get rid of (verb.contact)
     
  • necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass (noun.state)
    any deviation from a healthy or normal condition (noun.state)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF slough relation)

derivation (.... is derived from slough)

  • a hollow filled with mud (noun.object)
    (of soil) soft and watery (adj.all)
     
  • any outer covering that can be shed or cast off (such as the cast-off skin of a snake) (noun.object)
    cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers (verb.body)
     
  • cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers (verb.body)
    an animal (especially birds and arthropods and reptiles) that periodically shed their outer layer (feathers or cuticle or skin or hair) (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.object)
    any outer covering that can be shed or cast off (such as the cast-off skin of a snake) (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.process)
    periodic shedding of the cuticle in arthropods or the outer skin in reptiles (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    the process whereby something is shed (noun.process)
     
  • necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass (noun.state)
    undergo necrosis (verb.body)
     
  • (adj.all)
    suffering from tissue death (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation gangrene sphacelus exuviate molt cover covering swamp swampland bog peat bog cold gangrene dry gangrene mumification necrosis clostridial myonecrosis emphysematous gangrene emphysematous phlegmon exuviate molt boggy marshy gangrene mortify

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