- 1 /sluː; slaʊ/ [literary/literario] 1.1 (swamp) cenagal (masculine)More example sentences1.2 (state of despair) the slough of despond el abismo de la desesperación
- The main landscape feature is endless peat bog, surrounded by marsh, leading into morasses, sloughs and quagmires.
- Crappie and maybe a few largemouth bass had been the alleged focus of this June morning fishing a swamp slough in southeast Texas.
- Creeks, sloughs, bayous, and swamps, including a large cypress swamp at the base of Crowley's Ridge, ran around the town.
- 2 /slʌf/ 2.1 (of snake) [Zoology/Zoología] piel (feminine), camisa (feminine) it is an attempt to cast off the slough of the old order [literary/literario] es un intento de abandonar las viejas prácticas 2.2 (dead tissue) escara (feminine)More example sentences
- Papain/urea debriding ointment is indicated for the debridement of necrotic tissue and liquefaction of slough in acute and chronic lesions.
- When using a nonselcctive enzyme, limit its application to the necrotic or slough tissue and avoid applying it to viable tissue, such as the surrounding wound area.
- Necrotic tissue, in the form of yellow slough, filled 10% to 20% of all 3 wound beds.
The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.
- [Zoology/Zoología] [skin] mudar deMore example sentences
- But, as the play moves back in time, she beautifully sheds guilt and stress like a snake sloughing its skin.
- Eventually the tissue is sloughed at the tentacle tips.
- So what we're doing is collecting sloughed skin.
slough offverb + adverb + object/verbo + adverbio + complemento
- 1.1 [Zoology/Zoología] [skin] mudar de 1.2 [responsibility] librarse de; [characteristic] deshacerse* de to slough off a habit abandonar una costumbre