slice and dice

idiom

chiefly US
: to divide something into many small parts especially to use the result for one's own purposes
You can slice and dice the data any way you want.

Examples of slice and dice in a Sentence

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“Slice and dice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/slice%20and%20dice. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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