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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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But, for me, the best thing before and since sliced bread, is fresh baked bread - still warm from the oven - soft on the inside and crusty on the outside.
You'll need a hot dog bun or a pita, a veggie dog, mustard, sauerkraut, sliced cucumber, and canned chili or beans (drained).
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Spread lightly with tomato paste, then layer sliced tomatoes and their juices onto rolls, pressing in tomato paste and tomatoes so that juices are absorbed into bread.
In the spring of 1997, Logan Farms began notifying other companies that sold spiral sliced boneless meats that they were in violation of his patent and that they should cease production or sign a license agreement.
1 small Bermuda onion, sliced lengthwise and layers pulled apart
subsidiary, the company converts and packages the company's warehouse and club store cheeses as well as dairy case sliced cheeses.
1 pippin OR Granny Smith apple, quartered, cored and thinly sliced for garnish
The browning of sliced pears can be slowed - but not stopped - by dipping in a lemon juice/water solution or sprinkling with lemon juice.
1 small fresh sweet red pepper, cored and sliced into very thin rings
Figure that a pound of rhubarb will equal about 3 cups of raw, sliced rhubarb.
You might give cutup or sliced fresh fruits atop greens a whirl with assorted wedges of interesting cheeses.