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- n. Someone or thing which slices.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who, or that which, slices; specifically, the circular saw of the lapidary.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which slices.
- n. The name of various machines and appliances used in cutting bread, smoked beef, potatoes, etc., into thin slices. The simplest form is a horizontal knife set in a wooden frame; in another the knife is pivoted; still others employ revolving cutters.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a golfer whose shots typically curve right (for right-handed golfers)
- n. a machine for cutting; usually with a revolving blade
- n. knife especially designed for slicing particular foods, as cheese
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Rolf’s wurst slicer is a true technological innovation.
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Usually, OLAP client provides a UI element called slicer or filter or page field or something similar, where user can choose how the current view should be sliced.
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One of the two strands is then transferred to a matching sequence on a messenger RNA, and an enzyme called "slicer" then cleaves the mRNA at the position of the duplex (8).
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Bugfix: Array "slicer" controls could be sized unusably small if dimension name was extremely long.
Doubles as a fine onion, tater and tomato slicer in deer/elk camps.
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