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slit

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

slit

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