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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Origin of mud slide
First recorded in 1920–25
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Example sentences from the Web for mud slide
Others reportedly rammed a truck through a fence to get past authorities and to the mudslide and start digging.
British Dictionary definitions for mud slide
/ (ˈmʌdˌslaɪd) /
the rapid downward movement of a large quantity of saturated earth
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Scientific definitions for mud slide
[ mŭd′slīd′ ]
A slow-moving mudflow.
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