from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which slices.
  • noun 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 the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who, or that which, slices; specifically, the circular saw of the lapidary.

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

  • noun Someone or thing which slices.

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

  • noun a golfer whose shots typically curve right (for right-handed golfers)
  • noun a machine for cutting; usually with a revolving blade
  • noun knife especially designed for slicing particular foods, as cheese


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