slicing cut

slicing cut

A downward cut with a sliding movement.
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Past experience has shown what happens when financial pressures are translated into salami slicing cuts in services and front-line jobs - with those in greatest need often taking the biggest hit.
An Assembly spokeswoman said: "Past experience has shown what happens when financial pressures are translated into salami slicing cuts in services and front-line jobs - with those in greatest need often taking the biggest hit.
It will prevent the most serious types of slicing cuts, though.