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One entry found for slake.
Main Entry: slake
Pronunciation: primarystressslamacrk, senses 3 and 4 are also primarystressslak
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): slaked; slak·ing
1 archaic : ABATE, MODERATE
2 : to relieve or satisfy with water or liquid : QUENCH <slaked our thirst>
3 : to become slaked
4 : to cause (lime) to heat and crumble by treatment with water

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