Definition of Slicking

1. n. The act or process of smoothing.



Definition of Slicking

1. Verb. (present participle of slick) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Slicking

1. slick [v] - See also: slick

Medical Definition of Slicking

1. 1. The act or process of smoothing. 2. Narrow veins of ore. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slicking

slick up
slicked
slicked-back
slicked up
slicken
slickened
slickener
slickeners
slickening
slickens
slickenside
slickensides
slicker
slickers
slickest
slicking (current term)
slickings
slickly
slickness
slicknesses
slickrock
slickrocks
slicks
slickster
slicksters
slickwater
slid
slidable
slidden
slidder

Literary usage of Slicking

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1. Ten Years Among the Mail Bags: Or, Notes from the Diary of a Special Agent by James Holbrook (1855)
"... Office discontinued—The other side—Gall at the White House—The Reference—Agent's Arrival—Molasses Incident—An honest Child—slicking up—The Academy—Stuck ..."

2. Centennial History of Missouri: (the Center State) One Hundred Years in the by Walter Barlow Stevens (1921)
""slicking" was a word in common use among the pioneers of the Ozarks. ... One of the customs these first settlers brought with them was slicking. ..."

3. Foundry Practice: A Treatise on Molding and Casting in Their Various Details by James Murray Tate, Melvin Oscar Stone (1909)
"See slicking. Slick.—A tool used for smoothing the surface of a mold. ... slicking.—Smoothing and finishing the surface of a mold with a trowel or slicking ..."

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