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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The process whereby something is shed.

Usage examples (33)
  • Verb (used with object) : to slough off a bad habit
  • To avoid such possible inversion, early party leaders began "sloughing" votes off the party's vice presidential choice.
  • America’s obsession with "sloughing" by examining nationalism in John Louis O’Sullivan’s
  • The most common occurrence is sloughing of the tail; and in for more
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