Slice

Slice

Slice may refer to:

Food

*A portion of bread, cake, or meat that is cut flat and thin, "cf." sliced bread
*Slice (soft drink), a line of fruit-flavored drinks
*Vanilla slice, a dessert
*Mr. Slice, the mascot of Papa John's pizza restaurant

ports

*Backspin, or "slice" in racquet sports; also known as "slice" or "underspin" in golf
*Kimbo Slice (1974– ), a street fighter

Media

*Slice (TV channel), a Canadian TV channel formerly known as Life Network
*Slice of SciFi, a podcast and website about science fiction, fantasy, and horror
*UTStarcom PCS1400, a mobile phone

Fiction

*Slice of life story, a genre of fiction writing
*"Slice" (film), a 2008 horror movie
*"A Slice at a Time", a 2002 science fiction short story
*"A Slice of Life", a 1914 movie
*Cobra Slice, a "G.I. Joe" character
*In Terry Pratchett's Discworld stories, there is a region near Lancre known as Slice, which is the proverbial place "where the sun don't shine."

Mathematics

*Slice genus, in knot theory
*Slice knot, in knot theory
*Slice sampling, a Monte Carlo sampling method
*Projection-slice theorem, a theorem about Fourier transforms

Music

*"Slice" (album), a 1998 album by Arthur Loves Plastic
*"Slice of Doom 1999-2002", an album by Reverend Bizarre
*"Slice of Heaven", a 1986 single by Dave Dobbyn and Herbs
*"Eighth Day Slice/Fiddlin on ya Roof", a 2005 punk rock album by Yidcore

Computing

*Time slice, the time during which a process runs
*Time slice multiplexing, a form of processor scheduling
*Slice (disk), a logical division or partition of a hard disk
*Array slicing, an operation that extracts certain elements from an array
*Bit slicing, a technique for constructing a processor from modules of smaller bit width


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  • slice — [ slajs ] n. m. • 1924 golf; mot angl. « tranche » ♦ Anglic. Effet donné à une balle de tennis en la frappant latéralement et de haut en bas. ● slice nom masculin (anglais slice) Effet latéral donné à une balle, au tennis, au golf. ⇒SLICE, subst …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Slice — 〈[ slaıs] m.; , s [ sız]; Sp.; Tennis; Golf〉 Schlag, bei dem der Ball angeschnitten wird [engl., „schneiden“] * * * Slice [sla̮is ], der; , s […sɪs] [engl. slice, eigtl. = Schnitte, Scheibe]: 1. (Golf) a) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Slice — Slice, n. [OE. slice, sclice, OF. esclice, from esclicier, esclichier, to break to pieces, of German origin; cf. OHG. sl[=i]zan to split, slit, tear, G. schleissen to slit. See {Slit}, v. t.] 1. A thin, broad piece cut off; as, a slice of bacon;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slice — [slaɪs] noun [countable] a part or share of something: slice of • Sales reps will get a slice of any catalogue sales to customers in their area. * * * slice UK US /slaɪs/ noun [C, usually singular] INFORMAL ► a part or share of som …   Financial and business terms

  • slice — [slīs] n. [ME < OFr esclice < esclicier, to slice < Frank slizzan, akin to SLIT] 1. a relatively thin, broad piece cut from an object having some bulk or volume [a slice of apple] 2. a part, portion, or share [a slice of one s earnings]… …   English World dictionary

  • Slice — Slice, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sliced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Slicing}.] 1. To cut into thin pieces, or to cut off a thin, broad piece from. [1913 Webster] 2. To cut into parts; to divide. [1913 Webster] 3. To clear by means of a slice bar, as a fire or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Slice — [slais] der; , s [...sis, ...siz] <aus gleichbed. engl. slice, eigtl. »Schnitte, Scheibe«>: 1. Schlag, bei dem der Ball in einer bestimmten Richtung (nämlich beim Rechtshänder nach rechts u. beim Linkshänder nach links) von der Geraden… …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • slice — slice·able; slice; …   English syllables

  • slice — [n] piece; share allotment, allowance, bite, chop, cut, helping, lot, part, piece of pie*, portion, quota, segment, sliver, thin piece, triangle, wedge; concept 835 Ant. whole slice [v] cut into portions, shares carve, chiv, cleave, dissect,… …   New thesaurus

  • slice — ► NOUN 1) a thin, broad piece of food cut from a larger portion. 2) a portion or share. 3) a utensil with a broad, flat blade for lifting foods such as cake and fish. 4) (in sports) a sliced stroke or shot. ► VERB 1) cut into slices. 2) …   English terms dictionary


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