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Origin of sludge
OTHER WORDS FROM sludgede-sludge, verb (used with object), de-sludged, de-sludg·ing.
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It’s already paying to treat it twice in Mexico, again at the international plant and to transport sludge left over from treating the water across the border.Who Owns the Tijuana River – and Who Needs Its Water Most|MacKenzie Elmer and Vicente Calderón|January 11, 2021|Voice of San Diego
Rainy weather or running the washing machine would turn the backyard into sludge.
The residue is one thing, but a major polluter in the fashion industry is dyeing — which often leaves behind toxic sludge.How a Wasteland Shrub Is Becoming the Next Big Thing in Fashion|Daniel Malloy|August 28, 2020|Ozy
Forensic tests showed the birds died after becoming coated in sludge, Hubbard said.
They also used the powers of their separate agencies to cite waste haulers for spilling sludge along roadways.
Meat, dairy, and processed foods” should be avoided, she says, because they are “tracking toxic sludge through your baby house.From ‘Clueless’ to Clueless: Alicia Silverstone’s ‘The Kind Mama’|Lizzie Crocker|April 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rain had fallen heavily overnight and the streets were caked in sludge.Inside a Russian-Occupied Police Station in Ukraine|David Patrikarakos|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They describe their genre as “SURF SEX SLUDGE AND GARBAGE,” and grew up rocking out to Elvis.Craziest SXSW Band Names: Perfect Pussy, Death By Unga Bunga, and More|Marlow Stern|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When the flood went down, I found it near the middle of the parairy, half buried in the sludge.The Hunters' Feast|Mayne Reid
A soft sludge as it came noiselessly to rest beneath the glazed chintz awnings of the Butterfly Center station.Ptomaine Street|Carolyn Wells
The sludge was then lifted and thrown upon an inclined screen and down the shoot over the side of the bank.
In the mean time, Rust and Sludge became exceedingly sociable.
Sludge must be right in this; otherwise the theologians would not have had such a successful run.