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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Slake \Slake\, v. i. 1. To go out; to become extinct. "His flame did slake." --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] 2. To abate; to become less decided. [R.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To slacken; to become relaxed. "When the body's strongest sinews slake." [R.] --Sir J. Davies. [1913 Webster] 4. To become mixed with water, so that a true chemical combination takes place; as, the lime slakes. [1913 Webster] Slake trough, a trough containing water in which a blacksmith cools a forging or tool. [1913 Webster]