slitting file
slitting slit"ting (sl[i^]t"t[i^]ng), a. & n. from {slit}. [1913 Webster]

{slitting file}. See Illust. (i) of {sile}.

{slitting mill}. (a) A mill where iron bars or plates are slit into narrow strips, as nail rods, and the like. (b) A machine used by lapidaries for slicing stones, usually by means of a revolving disk, called a slicer, supplied with diamond powder.

{slitting roller}, one of a pair of rollers furnished with ribs entering between similar ribs in the other roller, and cutting like shears, -- used in slitting metals. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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