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mud·slide

 (mŭd′slīd′)
n.
1. A mudflow, especially a slow-moving one.
2. A sweet cocktail made with a whiskey-based liqueur blended with cream, a coffee liqueur, and sometimes vodka, served over ice.

mudslide

(ˈmʌdˌslaɪd)
n
the rapid downward movement of a large quantity of saturated earth
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mudslide - a landslide of mudmudslide - a landslide of mud      
landslip, landslide - a slide of a large mass of dirt and rock down a mountain or cliff
Translations

mudslide

[ˈmʌdslaɪd] Nalud m de lodo

mudslide

[ˈmʌdslaɪd] ncoulée f de bouemud-slinging [ˈmʌdslɪŋɪŋ] nmédisance f, dénigrement mmud wrestling ncatch m dans la boue (généralement féminin)
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At least 30 other people were missing in Nepal, either swept away by swollen rivers or buried by mudslides since monsoon rains began pounding the region on Friday, Nepal's National Emergency Operation Centre said.
The centre said nine key highways remained blocked by floods and mudslides, and attempts were underway to open them up for traffic.
Summary: Kyushu [Japan], Jul 4 (ANI): Bracing for mudslides and flooding, over a million people have been ordered to evacuate as heavy rains continue to lash the southwestern Japanese region of Kyushu on Thursday.
Mudslides are common during Colombia's rainy season.
Troops of the Armed Forces of Liberia and the Police Support Unit (PSU) of the Liberia National Police are heavily deployed in the Kartee Gold Mines in Gbanipea, District Six, Nimba County where nearly 45 illicit miners died in mudslides a week ago.
According to the California Department of Health, (https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/EPO/Pages/BI_Natural-Disasters_Landslides-and-Mudslides.aspx) approximately 25 to 50 people die every year as a result of injuries sustained in mudslides and landslides in the United States.
Police warned motorists on Monday evening of rock and mudslides on mountainous roads in the Limassol district and of dense fog in the Paphos and Troodos areas.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Rapper Soulja Boy was among motorists whose cars were trapped by mudslides caused by a powerful storm that shut down Southern California's Pacific Coast Highway.
figure By NDUNGU GACHANE br Dozens of families in Muranga County have been left homeless after their houses and farms were destroyed by mudslides and fault lines triggered by the ongoing rains.The most affected areas include parts of Kangema, Mathioya, Kahuro and Kigumo sub-counties where 600 households were displaced after their houses were destroyed by rains, Kenya Red Cross said.
Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones today issued a formal notice to all property and casualty insurance companies reminding them of their duty to cover damages from the recent mudslide and debris flows if it is determined that the ravaging of hillsides and vegetation by the Thomas and other fires was the efficient proximate cause of the mudslides.
29 regarding homeowners' claims from the recent mudslides and debris flows.
Chilled iguanas are dropping from the trees in Florida, dust storms with 68 mph winds are forming in Texas, and entire neighborhoods are being wiped out by mudslides in California.