a small, slender, often sharp piece, as of wood or glass, split, broken, or cut off, usually lengthwise or with the grain; splinter.
any small, narrow piece or portion:
A sliver of sky was visible.
a strand of loose, untwisted fibers produced in carding.
verb (used with object)
to split or cut off (a sliver) or to split or cut into slivers:
to sliver a log into kindling.
to form (textile fibers) into slivers.
verb (used without object)
a thin piece that is cut or broken off lengthwise; splinter
a loose strand or fibre obtained by carding
to divide or be divided into splinters; split
(transitive) to form (wool, etc) into slivers
noun 1. a dry, usually colorless, slightly bitter plum brandy from E Europe. noun 1. a plum brandy from E Europe
SLL Sierra Leone-leone (currency)
language An intermediate language developed at HP. An infinite-register version of the Precision Architecture instruction set? (1995-05-28)
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