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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Basketball A dramatic forceful dunk shot.
  • n. Slang A forceful dramatic move: "I ask [him] whether the slam dunk of the indictment was a spontaneous or planned bit of theaterā€ ( Ron Rosenbaum).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An impressively forceful dunk.
  • n. A task expected to present no difficulty.
  • n. Tacking on top of the wind of the following yacht in close quarters
  • v. To perform a slam dunk.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a forceful dunk
  • n. something that is a sure to occur; a foregone conclusion

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