from The Century Dictionary.

  • Specifically, in botany, deeply cut-lobed or laciniate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Marked or cut with a slash or slashes; deeply gashed; especially, having long, narrow openings, as a sleeve or other part of a garment, to show rich lining or under vesture.
  • adjective (Bot.) Divided into many narrow parts or segments by sharp incisions; laciniate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having been slashed, cut or rent.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of slash.

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

  • adjective (used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply
  • adjective patterned by having color applied with sweeping strokes
  • adjective having long and narrow ornamental cuts showing an underlying fabric


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