Definition for SLICE


  1. A thin broad piece cut off; as, a slice of bacon; a slice of cheese; a slice of bread.
  2. A broad piece; as, a slice of plaster. – Pope.
  3. A peel; a spatula; an instrument consisting of a broad plate with a handle, used by apothecaries for spreading plasters, &c.
  4. In ship-building, a tapering piece of plank to be driven between the timbers before planking. – Encyc.

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