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Slacken

Slack´en
n.1.(Metal.) A spongy, semivitrifled substance which miners or smelters mix with the ores of metals to prevent their fusion.
Verb1.slacken - become slow or slower; "Production slowed"
2.slacken - make less active or fast; "He slackened his pace as he got tired"; "Don't relax your efforts now"
Synonyms: slack up, slack, relax
3.slacken - become looser or slack; "the rope slackened"
4.slacken - make slack as by lessening tension or firmness
Synonyms: remit
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