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slit

verb [T]  us   /slɪt/ (present participle slitting, past tense and past participle slit)
to make a straight, narrow cut in something: I slit open the envelope with a knife.

slit

noun [C]  us   /slɪt/
a straight, narrow cut in something: Cut slits in the piecrust. Her eyes are like little slits.
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