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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 decomposition slice is built for one variable and is the union of all slices taken at line numbers of the uses of the given variable.
4 -- color) SLICE PRECISE: This Tomato Slicer from Williams-Sonoma has serrated blades that glide through a tomato with razor precision, creating thin, uniform slices.
12 Repeat Steps 8 through 11 with three fresh apple slices, putting each one into a separate cup.
Slices can be backward or forward [48, 98], static or dynamic [3, 52, 27], intra-procedural or inter-procedural [48].
Although the cheese slices looked appetising enough, the colour was a little paler than the Tesco winning slices.
To serve: Spoon mushroom mixture in a bowl and top with pork belly slices.
At Pizza Hut, for example, three slices of the Pan Cheese Pizza (Pan is the most popular crust) have 12 grams of sat fat--more than half a day's worth.
Precision-cut slices (200 pm) were prepared in a Krumdieck tissue slicer (Alabama Research and Development, Munford, AL, USA) in ice-cold PBS (13).
After 91 tests of 22 slices from 9 rats, they were convinced: "We can make [the slice pattern] chaotic; we can make it periodic; we can make it do almost anything," Ditto says.
2 ripe Chilean Hass avocados, halved and sliced into 6 slices, seasoned with salt & pepper
He suggests serving frozen slices with raspberry sauce (made by pureeing fresh raspberries in a blender or food processor with a little water and sugar to taste, if necessary).