Origin of mud slide
First recorded in 1920–25
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British Dictionary definitions for mudslide
/ (ˈmʌdˌslaɪd) /
the rapid downward movement of a large quantity of saturated earth
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Science definitions for mudslide
[ mŭd′slīd′ ]
A slow-moving mudflow.
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