shaved

adjective
\ ˈshāvd How to pronounce shaved (audio) \

Definition of shaved

1 : having the hair cut close to the skin a shaved head
2 : cut from a larger portion into thin slivers or slices shaved ice Instead of cheese shaving, try shaved fennel, radish or cucumber. An Asian-style presentation could include soy sauce, sesame oil, grated ginger and shaved daikon radish.— Sam Gugino

First Known Use of shaved

1604, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Shaved.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shaved. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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