Slice Slice, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sliced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Slicing}.] 1. To cut into thin pieces, or to cut off a thin, broad piece from. [1913 Webster]

2. To cut into parts; to divide. [1913 Webster]

3. To clear by means of a slice bar, as a fire or the grate bars of a furnace. [1913 Webster]

4. (Golf) To hit (the ball) so that the face of the club draws across the face of the ball and deflects it. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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