Pronunciation: (slûr'ē), [key]
—n., pl. -ries,
—v., -ried, -ry•ing,
1. a thin mixture of an insoluble substance, as cement, clay, or coal, with a liquid, as water or oil.
2. Ceram.a thin slip.
to prepare a suspension of (a solid in a liquid).
of or pertaining to such a suspension.
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