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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.
References in classic literature ?
Joe was evidently made uncomfortable by what he supposed to be my loss of appetite, and took a thoughtful bite out of his slice, which he didn't seem to enjoy.
We were at the height of our enjoyment, and were all busily engaged, in our several departments, endeavouring to bring the last batch of slices to a state of perfection that should crown the feast, when I was aware of a strange presence in the room, and my eyes encountered those of the staid Littimer, standing hat in hand before me.
I wonder how you'd like it, if I were to cut a slice out of YOU, you creature
said the dairyman, who held in his left hand a wooden slice on which a lump of butter was stuck.
I get on better when I talk,' said Noah, cutting a monstrous slice of bread.
It held two thick pieces of bread with a slice of something laid between them.
It's oftenest naught but bread," he said, "but I've got a fine slice o' fat bacon with it today.
Spread pesto on two sourdough slices that have been fried in butter.
Use deli slices to make a vegan club, put "meatballs" into your spaghetti, add "chick'n" to your stir-fry, or wake up to a breakfast of vegan sausage and bacon.
PRINCES TUNA MINI BEASTS (Serves 4) Preparation: | Approx 15 minutes INGREDIENTS: 8 slices of bread from a large, mediumcut loaf (white or wholemeal) 150g medium fat soft cheese 1 x 160g can Princes Sandwich Tuna, drained 1/4 cucumber, thinly sliced 4 cherry tomatoes, sliced in half 2 radishes, sliced 12 raisins or sultanas METHOD 1.
Weiser's program slices are called an executable static slice [3].
At 4mm, slices of Cathedral City Mature; Thick Sliced are twice as thick as standard Cathedral City slices.