1. sick leave a leave of absence from work because of illness
  2. cleave separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument
  3. sickle an edge tool for cutting grass or crops
  4. silky-leaved having glossy leaves
  5. take leave go away or leave
  6. siccative a substance that promotes drying
  7. Wickliffe English theologian whose objections to Roman Catholic doctrine anticipated the Protestant Reformation (1328-1384)
  8. sky wave a radio wave that is reflected back to earth by the ionosphere or a communications satellite; permits transmission around the curve of the earth's surface
  9. suckled (of an infant) breast-fed
  10. sickly somewhat ill or prone to illness
  11. suckle suck milk from the mother's breasts
  12. slave a person who is owned by someone
  13. sicklepod cosmopolitan tropical herb or subshrub with yellow flowers and slender curved pods; a weed; sometimes placed in genus Cassia
  14. seed leaf embryonic leaf in seed-bearing plants
  15. sweetleaf small yellowwood tree of southern United States having small fragrant white flowers; leaves and bark yield a yellow dye
  16. fig leaf a leaf from a fig tree
  17. scale leaf a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin
  18. sick of having a strong distaste from surfeit
  19. sickle feather one of the long curved tail feathers of a rooster
  20. slavey a female domestic servant who does all kinds of menial work

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