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slice

1. any of various utensils having a broad flat blade and resembling a spatula
2. in golf, tennis, etc.
a. the flight of a ball that travels obliquely because it has been struck off centre
b. the action of hitting such a shot
c. the shot so hit

slice

[slīs]
(geology)
An arbitrary section of some uniform standard, such as thickness of a stratigraphic unit that is otherwise indivisible for purposes of analytic study.
(mining engineering)
A thin broad piece cut off, as a portion of ore cut from a pillar or face.
To remove ore by successive slices.
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Spread one slice with chilli jam, then sprinkle over grated Monterey Jack and cheddar, plus chopped pickled jalapeEos.
Weiser's program slices are called an executable static slice [3].
Arrange mozzarella slices alternating and overlapping with tomatoes on an oblong platter or large dinner plate.
To slice an object-oriented program, features such as classes, dynamic binding, encapsulation, inheritance, message passing and polymorphism need to be considered carefully.
We test the top, veggie-friendly, mild cheese slices from the supermarkets.
Grill scallops on both sides to desired doneness; remove from grill, rest and slice in half.
A typical serving of pizza with topping weighs more than nine ounces, but we assumed that if you're a three-slice-eater, for example, you generally stick with three slices whether the pizza has toppings or not.
The KURZ-Precise Cartilage Knife simplifies cutting of cartilage slices during tympanoplasty procedures.
In the present study, we developed an ex vivo test system based on precision-cut adrenal slice culture to examine metabolism-dependent binding, ultrastructural changes, and effects on steroid synthesis in mouse adrenal tissue exposed to Me[SO.
By electrically jolting the slice briefly at calculated moments, they tried to alter the firing of cells, Ditto says.
Topping a breakfast egg dish with diced avocado adds creamy texture and avocado slices on top of a pizza create an unexpected and delicious surprise.