slough


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Synonyms for slough

a usually low-lying area of soft waterlogged ground and standing water

to cast off by a natural process

Synonyms for slough

a hollow filled with mud

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a stagnant swamp (especially as part of a bayou)

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any outer covering that can be shed or cast off (such as the cast-off skin of a snake)

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Some local and state government people were getting together to talk about whether they should study the Slough. The kids decided to show up.
Shoeb Sharifi, 41, of Blair Road inSlough, bent and twisted the Tommy statue in Slough town centre.
MERTHYR TOWN will be looking to bounce back from their heavy 5-0 defeat at leaders Kettering when they welcome Slough Town to Penydarren Park this evening (7.45pm).
MERTHYR let a two goal lead slip and now face an FA Trophy replay at Slough on Tuesday evening following a proverbial game of two halves at the Loadlok Community Stadium.
2 December 2015 - UK-based data centre provider Virtus Data Centres has completed the purchase of the company that owns and operates Infinity's Slough Data Centre, from Infinity SDC Ltd., Virtus said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 2, 2015-Virtus Data Centres Buys Infinity Slough Data Centre Business
MIRPUR -- A UK-based Mirpur-born British Kashmiri Councilor, Sufi Ch Mohammad Rasib was elected on Tuesday as Mayor of the City Council Slough, Berkshire county in the United Kingdom, says a message received here Wednesday.
Global Banking News-August 15, 2014--Lloyds Bank to provide services to Slough Borough Council
Pupils at Small Heath School face detention for flouting the order after head teacher Peter Slough declared war on the caffeine-heavy tipples.
The "Ballers" actor wanted people to sign (https://www.ibtimes.com/russell-brand-starts-petition-meghan-markle-prince-harry-wedding-present-2642816) the document to help him give the royal couple the gift of "love for the homeless." The goal of the change.org petition's to help get a new office building for SHOC (Slough Homeless Our Concern), a homeless assistance facility Brand has been involved with for a while now.
A two-year-old girl in a pushchair was left with facial injuries after being assaulted by a man on board a train fromPaddingtonto Slough.
SLOUGH TOWN...................3 MERTHYR TOWN................2 MERTHYR had their hearts broken in the fifth minute of stoppage time as Matt Lench got the winner for Slough but only after Merthyr goalkeeper Oliver Davies saved a penalty for the second time during the afternoon before Lench netted on the rebound.