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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.
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mudslide

(ˈmʌdˌslaɪd)
n
the rapid downward movement of a large quantity of saturated earth
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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
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Translations

mudslide

[ˈmʌdslaɪd] Nalud m de lodo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

mudslide

[ˈmʌdslaɪd] ncoulée f de bouemud-slinging [ˈmʌdslɪŋɪŋ] nmédisance f, dénigrement mmud wrestling ncatch m dans la boue (généralement féminin)
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References in periodicals archive ?
Summary: His wife and child are also believed to be trapped under the mudslide.
Meanwhile, an elderly woman is missing after her home was destroyed in a mudslide in Kagoshima's Soo City on Thursday morning.
ISLAMABAD -- Two girls died while another sustained critical injuries after they came under a mudslide in Sopore town of Indian Occupied Kashmir.
Bogota -- At least 17 people were killed and 13 others were missing after a mudslide that buried eight houses early Sunday in southwestern Colombia, authorities said.
President described the mudslide as 'totally a depressing for our country at a time my Government is endeavoring to create an enabling environment for our people to improve their lives'.
A California woman survived being buried alive after a mudslide barreled through her house, trapping her under the debris after it collapsed and rolled down a hill.
A seven-year old boy was buried alive by a mudslide that struck his home at 12:10 a.m.
"3,418 families now live in the areas with mudslide risks.
BHAKKAR: Three labourers died afterbeing trapped under a mudslide while digging a well on Sunday.Rescue sources said that three labourers were engaged in digging a well in Chak No 187-TDA of Bhakkar when a big land mass fell over them.
The notice acknowledges that homeowners' and certain commercial property insurance policies frequently have exclusions for losses from mudflow, debris flow, mudslide, landslide or other similar events.
As the Stankova case illustrates, these fires can lead to flood and mudslide damage, and such losses may or may not be covered.