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sledge:

see sledsled,
vehicle that moves by sliding. A sledge is typically a heavier, load-carrying sled drawn by a horse or dog, while a sleigh is a partially enclosed horse-drawn vehicle with runners that has seats for passengers.
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sledgehammer, sledge

A large hammer having two faces; weighs up to 100 lb (45 kg); grasped with both hands.

sledge

1 (esp US and Canadian), sled
1. a vehicle mounted on runners, drawn by horses or dogs, for transporting people or goods, esp over snow
2. a light wooden frame used, esp by children, for sliding over snow; toboggan
3. NZ a farm vehicle mounted on runners, for use on rough or muddy ground

sledge

2
an insult aimed at another player during a game of cricket
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Sledge will perform some of the group's biggest hits and also songs from her solo career, including We Are Family, Lost in Music, He's the Greatest Dancer and Thinking of You .
At that point Sledge and Randle tried to flee on foot, but both were chased down by police, according to the news release.
Sledge was found dead in her home in Phoenix, Arizona, by a friend, the band's publicist Biff Warren said Saturday, according to the Guardian.
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In his final days, Sledge was being cared for at home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Coroner Dr William "Beau" Clark of East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, confirmed that Sledge died yesterday morning.
The song was a personal triumph for Sledge, who seemed on the verge of sobbing throughout the production, and a breakthrough for Southern soul.
Sledge died of natural causes in hospice care, according to Dr.
Coroner Dr William "Beau" Clark, of East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, confirmed to The Associated Press that Sledge died early yesterday morning.
The song recorded by Sledge for Atlantic Records in 1966 was his first single and is considered one of the greatest of all soul songs.
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