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 for Sluing
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Slue \Slue\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Slued; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Sluing.] [Prov. E. slew to turn round, Scot. to lean or
     incline to a side; cf. Icel. sn?a to turn, bend.] [Written
     also slew.]
     1. (Naut.) To turn about a fixed point, usually the center or
        axis, as a spar or piece of timber; to turn; -- used also
        of any heavy body.
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     2. In general, to turn about; to twist; -- often used
        reflexively and followed by round. [Colloq.]
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              They laughed, and slued themselves round. --Dickens.
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