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slickrock

[ slik-rok ]
/ ˈslɪkˌrɒk /
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noun
rock or a rock formation that is smooth and slippery.
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Origin of slickrock

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How to use slickrock in a sentence

  • In the early 1990s, Sand Flats was a free-for-all, with people setting up camp wherever they wanted among sandy washes and slickrock outcroppings.

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  • If you’re short on time and can’t fit any of these lengthier options into your schedule, make tracks for Corona Arch, where a three-mile round-trip hike will deposit you on a slickrock slope beneath this gawk-worthy natural wonder.

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