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Synonyms for sloughy

(of soil) soft and watery

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5 cm sloughy ulcer on her instep surrounded by mature contracted skin graft tissue.
Thrush does not produce fever, a red area on the breast or a sloughy nipple discharge.
The authors concluded that, although larval therapy is a more effective debriding agent than hydrogel, there is no evidence from this trial that it should be recommended for routine use on sloughy leg ulcers with the aim of speeding healing or reducing bacterial load.
The author points out that in muddy conditions additional engineers are always needed, and they must keep adding construction materials (such as bricks or logs) nonstop to the sloughy surface to assure mobility.