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slicer

[slahy-ser] /ˈslaɪ sər/
noun
1.
a thin-bladed knife or implement used for slicing, especially food:
a cheese slicer.
2.
a person or thing that slices.
Origin of slicer
1520-1530
1520-30; slice + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for slicer

slicer

/ˈslaɪsə/
noun
1.
a machine that slices bread, etc, usually with an electrically driven band knife or circular knife
2.
(electronics) a limiter having two boundary values, the portion of the signal between these values being passed on
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Word Origin and History for slicer
n.

1520s, agent noun from slice (v.).

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