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Slusher

A slang term for an individual (or, rarely, an institution) who makes informal loans at an exorbitantly high interest rate. The term is most common in the U.S. Navy. See also: Loan shark.
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Writers upload a sample of their work and Slushers (registered users) review, share, and fund their favorite submissions.
The only act of the Slushers that could be interpreted as repudiation of their trust was their leasing of the minerals to a mining company that proceeded to mine the property.
The Slushers stopped the statute running when they filed the quiet title action in 1990, seven years short of the required period.
Slusher, Ky, 1997, 939 S.W.2d 865, the surface estate owner, Slusher, brought an action in 1990 against the holders of record title of the mineral estate (the Stewarts) and against the mineral lessee to let title to the mineral estate.
Pneumatic slushers have been replaced by electric units.