Definition of Slitting

1. Verb. (present participle of slit) ¹



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Definition of Slitting

1. slit [v] - See also: slit

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slitting

slithers
slithery
slithy
sliting
slitless
slitlike
slitmask
slitmasks
slits
slitted
slitten
slitter
slitters
slittier
slittiest
slitting (current term)
slitty
slive
slived
sliven
sliver
slivered
sliverer
sliverers
slivering
sliverlike
slivers
slivery
slives
sliving

Literary usage of Slitting

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1. Pennsylvania Archives by Pennsylvania Dept. of Public Instruction, Pennsylvania State Library (1853)
"my Bailiwick, I find there are no Mills, or Engins for slitting & Rolling of Iron, or Plating forge to Work with, a Tilt Hammer or Furnace for making of ..."

2. A Manual for the Practice of Surgery by Thomas Bryant (1881)
"By insuring a free exit for the discharge by slitting the canaliculus, and passing a large probe down the lachrymal duct. 2d. By washing out the sac. 3d. ..."

3. A Treatise on the Construction and Operation of Wood-working Machines by John Richards (1872)
"slitting AND CROSS-CUTTING SAWS. Saw benches, as they are termed, ... The illustrations include benches with both cross-cut and slitting saws combined in ..."

4. Precedents of Indictments and Pleas: Adapted to the Use Both of the Courts by Francis Wharton (1871)
"(198) Mayhem by slitting the nose, under the Rev. Stat. Massachusetts, ch. 125, ยง 10. ... 1, for felony, by slitting a nose, and against the aider and ..."

5. The History of Pennsylvania: From Its Discovery by Europeans, to the by Thomas Francis Gordon (1829)
"At the time of issuing this proclamation there were no tilt hammers in the province, but there was a slitting mill at work in Chester county, ..."

6. Essays on the Progress of Nations in Civilization, Productive Industry by Ezra Champion Seaman (1868)
"Machinery for rolling and slitting iron, and other metals. Blowing machinery, for working blast furnaces, and machinery for rolling and slitting iron and ..."

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