from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Variant of lubricious.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. slimy to the touch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Lubric.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as lubric.
  • Having a smooth, slippery surface, appearing as if oiled or varnished, as certain algæ and the elytra of certain Coleoptera.


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