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slicing

verb
present participle of slice

Synonyms of slicing

1 to cut into long slender pieces
  • slice the carrot into tiny strips

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2 to penetrate with a sharp edge (as a knife)
  • the shard of glass sliced my hand, and I started bleeding profusely

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