Slakin
Slakin Slak"in, n. (Metal.) Slacken. [1913 Webster]

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  • slakin — Slacken Slack en, n. (Metal.) A spongy, semivitrifled substance which miners or smelters mix with the ores of metals to prevent their fusion. [Written also {slakin}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slakin — variant of slacken * * * slakin see slaken n …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Slacken — Slack en, n. (Metal.) A spongy, semivitrifled substance which miners or smelters mix with the ores of metals to prevent their fusion. [Written also {slakin}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • slakī- — *slakī , *slakīn germ.?, schwach. Femininum (n): nhd. Schlaffheit; ne. slackness; Rekontruktionsbasis: ahd.; Hinweis: s. *slaka ; Etymologie: s. ing. *slēg , *lēg , *sleng …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

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