mudslide


mudslide
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English-Russian big medical dictionary. 2005.

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  • mudslide — [mud′slīd΄] n. 1. a slow, viscous mudflow down a gradual slope 2. loosely any mudflow * * * mud·slide (mŭdʹslīd ) n. A mudflow, especially a slow moving one. * * * …   Universalium

  • mudslide — [mud′slīd΄] n. 1. a slow, viscous mudflow down a gradual slope 2. loosely any mudflow …   English World dictionary

  • Mudslide — This article is about the geologic hazard. For other uses, see Mudslide (disambiguation). A mudslide is the most rapid (up to 80 km/h, or 50 mph) and fluid type of downhill mass wasting. It is a rapid movement of a large mass of mud… …   Wikipedia

  • mudslide — UK [ˈmʌdˌslaɪd] / US noun [countable] Word forms mudslide : singular mudslide plural mudslides a large amount of wet earth that falls down a hill and may cause damage and kill people …   English dictionary

  • mudslide — mud|slide [ˈmʌdslaıd] n when a lot of wet earth suddenly falls down the side of a hill ▪ Torrential rains caused a massive mudslide …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mudslide — [[t]mʌ̱dslaɪd[/t]] mudslides N COUNT A mudslide is a large amount of mud sliding down a mountain, usually causing damage or destruction …   English dictionary

  • mudslide — noun a) A geological disaster in which a large amount of mud gathers and moves rapidly down a hill or slope b) a mixed drink consisting of vodka, Kahlua and Baileys. Syn: mudflow …   Wiktionary

  • mudslide — mud|slide [ mʌd,slaıd ] noun count a large amount of wet earth that falls down a hill and may cause damage and kill people …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • mudslide — n. mudflow, landslide in which large amounts of mud loosen from a hillside and flow downward into the valley below; type of alcoholic drink made from liquor and ice cream …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mudslide — /ˈmʌdslaɪd/ (say mudsluyd) noun 1. the sliding down of a mass of soil loosened by water; mudflow. 2. the mass itself …   Australian English dictionary

  • mudslide — noun a landslide of mud • Hypernyms: ↑landslide, ↑landslip …   Useful english dictionary


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