Slash
Slash Slash, n. 1. A long cut; a cut made at random. [1913 Webster]

2. A large slit in the material of any garment, made to show the lining through the openings. [1913 Webster]

3. [Cf. {Slashy}.] pl. Swampy or wet lands overgrown with bushes. [Local, U.S.] --Bartlett. [1913 Webster]

4. A opening or gap in a forest made by wind, fire, or other destructive agency.

We passed over the shoulder of a ridge and around the edge of a fire slash, and then we had the mountain fairly before us. --Henry Van Dyke. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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