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

  Slink \Slink\, v. t. [imp. Slunk, Archaic Slank; p. p.
     Slunk; p. pr. & vb. n. Slinking.] [AS. slincan; probably
     akin to G. schleichen, E. sleek. See Sleek, a.]
     1. To creep away meanly; to steal away; to sneak. "To slink
        away and hide." --Tale of Beryn.
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              Back to the thicket slunk
              The guilty serpent.                   --Milton.
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              There were some few who slank obliquely from them as
              they passed.                          --Landor.
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     2. To miscarry; -- said of female beasts.
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