sluit

[ sloot ]
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noun

(in South Africa) a deep, dry gulch or channel formed by erosion due to heavy rains.

Nearby words

  1. sluggish,
  2. sluggishly,
  3. sluice,
  4. sluicegate,
  5. sluiceway,
  6. slum,
  7. slumber,
  8. slumber party,
  9. slumberland,
  10. slumberous

Origin of sluit

1860–65; < Afrikaans sloot < Dutch: ditch

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