slating

noun
slat·ing | \ ˈslā-tiŋ \

Definition of slating 

: the work of a slater

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Pre-slating also will include interviews with candidates for judicial and county offices. Chicago Tribune Staff, chicagotribune.com, "Morning Spin: Democratic governor candidates to make pitches to Cook County party leaders," 22 June 2017 Edward Burke, 14th, the dean of the City Council and a major player in Democratic slating of judges, also is a property-tax appeals lawyer. Rick Pearson, chicagotribune.com, "Kennedy calls property tax system 'extortion'," 30 May 2017

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First Known Use of slating

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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