Definition of Slicken. Meaning of Slicken. Synonyms of Slicken

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Definition of Slicken

Slicken
Slicken Slick"en, a. Sleek; smooth. [Prov. Eng.]

Meaning of Slicken from wikipedia

- also called mine dumps, culm dumps, slimes, tails, refuse, leach residue, slickens, or terra-cone (terrikon). The effluent from the tailings from the mining...
- Antonioni: The Investigation, Taschen (2004) p. 134 Crist, Judith. "The Plot Slickens", New York Magazine', April 14, 1975 p. 76 Wild, David. "Rolling Stone...
- in decreasing order of severity. By the end of the 19th century, these "slickens" had filled in much of the shallow bay flats, raising the entire bay profile...
- (3 to 10 m) of hydraulic mining debris (slickens) in the area of the Hammonton dredge field, these slickens were considered uneconomical at the time...
- However, Green also notes that "unfortunately, the synthetic drums sometimes slicken or stiffen the rhythm too much," and that "the songs aren't unforgettable...
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