Slit Synonyms & Definitions

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• SlitDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) To cut lengthwise; to cut into long pieces or strips; as, to slit iron bars into nail rods; to slit leather into straps.
  2. (imp. & p. p.) of Slit
  3. () 3d. pers. sing. pres. of Slide.
  4. (n.) To cut; to sever; to divide.
  5. (n.) To cut or make a long fissure in or upon; as, to slit the ear or the nose.
  6. (n.) A long cut; a narrow opening; as, a slit in the ear.

• Slit-shellDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) Any species of Pleurotomaria, a genus of beautiful, pearly, spiral gastropod shells having a deep slit in the outer lip. Many fossil species are known, and a few living ones are found in deep water in tropical seas.