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slice

[slīs]
Etymology: OFr, esclice
(in tomography) a cross-sectional plane of the body selected for imaging.

slice

Drug slang
An eighth of an ounce of marijuana (derived from pizza, which is generally divided into 8 slices).

Imaging
(1) CT term for a single-imaged region.
(2) MRI term for the planar or selected image region.

slice

Imaging A popular term for a collimation scan interval in CT or equivalent in MRI

slice,

n in cavity preparation a straight-line (plane) cut that removes a thin layer from an axial convexity.
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The computation of a stop-list slice will exclude all statements that are related to these excluded variables by using the data-flow dependence analysis.
The static slice with respect to the slicing criterion < 11, sum > is the set of statements {4, 5, 6, 8, 9}.
To serve: Spoon mushroom mixture in a bowl and top with pork belly slices.
Or slice up some honeydew, cantaloupe, or watermelon.
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Working quickly, spread mayonnaise on one side of eight slices of bread
Serve cut into slices with additional raspberry sauce, if desired.
The thinner the slice, the crisper or drier your chips will be.
To serve: Place potatoes and truffle slices on a plate.
We examined the effects of gestational and lactational exposure to polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) 153 (2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexaCB) on the magnitude of long-term potentiation (LTP) observed in the CAI region of hippocampal brain slices prepared from rats at 30 days of age.
Weigh the apple slice in front of the Control cup, and record its weight on the data table.