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Slugs Slugs, n. pl. (Mining)
Slug Slug, n. [OE. slugge slothful, sluggen to be slothful;
cf. LG. slukk low-spirited, sad, E. slack, slouch, D. slak,
slek, a snail.]
1. A drone; a slow, lazy fellow; a sluggard. --Shak.
2. A hindrance; an obstruction. [Obs.] --Bacon.
3. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of terrestrial
pulmonate mollusks belonging to Limax and several related
genera, in which the shell is either small and concealed
in the mantle, or altogether wanting. They are closely
allied to the land snails.
4. (Zo["o]l.) Any smooth, soft larva of a sawfly or moth
which creeps like a mollusk; as, the pear slug; rose slug.
5. A ship that sails slowly. [Obs.] --Halliwell.
His rendezvous for his fleet, and for all slugs to
come to, should be between Calais and Dover.
6. [Perhaps a different word.] An irregularly shaped piece of
metal, used as a missile for a gun.
Slug Slug, v. i.
To move slowly; to lie idle. [Obs.]
To slug in sloth and sensual delight. --Spenser.
Slug Slug, v. t.
To make sluggish. [Obs.] --Milton.
SlugSlug Slug, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Slugged; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To load with a slug or slugs; as, to slug a gun.
2. To strike heavily. [Cant or Slang]
Slug Slug, v. i.
To become reduced in diameter, or changed in shape, by
passing from a larger to a smaller part of the bore of the
barrel; -- said of a bullet when fired from a gun, pistol, or
Meaning of Slugs from wikipedia
of land slugs
form part of several quite different evolutionary
snails. Thus, the various families
are not closely...
- more accurate
and effective. Modern slugs emerged
as a way of improving
on the accuracy
balls. Early slugs
than in the rear...
- hitchhiking. A driver picks
non-paying p****engers (known as "slugs
" or "sluggers
") at key locations, as having these additional
- and slugs
to a large taxonomic
cl**** of invertebrates within
Gastropoda. This cl**** comprises snails
- A slugger
most often means
a baseball player
with a high slugging
may also refer
to: Silver Slugger
Award, an annual
- Banana slugs
are North American terrestrial slugs comprising
Ariolimax. These slugs
are often yellow
and are sometimes spotted
- Sea slug
is a common
name for some marine invertebrates
with varying levels
to terrestrial slugs
. Most creatures known
as sea slugs
- The Silver Slugger Award
is awarded annually
to the best offensive player
at each position
in both the American League
and the National
League, as determined...
- Arionidae—the round
. Land slugs
lack s**** like other terrestrial mollusks
(such as snails). Without
such s****, slugs produce unappetizing
- "biggest slug
by the common names great
and leopard slug
, is a species
in the family
Limacidae, the keeled slugs
. It is among...