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English definition of “slice”

slice

noun (HIT)    /slaɪs/
[C] in tennis, the action of hitting the bottom of the ball so that it does not bounce very high when it hits the ground: That wonderful backhand slice of Ben's sends the ball where his opponent just can't reach it.Tennis and racket sports in the sports of golf and baseball, the action of hitting a ball so that it goes to one side rather than straight in frontGolfBaseball and roundersGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of slice noun (HIT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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