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snick

1. a knot in thread, etc.
2. Cricket
a. a glancing blow off the edge of the bat
b. the ball so hit
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Moore (22) was his next victim, caught off the glove by wicketkeeper Hegg, and then Graeme Hick (9) had the faintest of snicks carry to Hegg.
The throw is short and it snicks from gear to gear with a pleasingly slick action.
MING VAAS: The pace bowler's first over went: W, W, W, 4, wide, W, 0; 0-1: Hannan Sarkar is clean bowled; 0-2: Mohammad Ashraful dollies a return catch; 0-3: Ehsanual Haque snicks to second slip; 5-4: Sanwar Hossain is snared lbw by Vaas
A prod up or down with the tootsies snicks the machine slickly into the next gear.