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slitverb [T]

uk   us   /slɪt/ (present participle slitting, past tense and past participle slit)
to make a long, straight, narrow cut in something: He slit open the envelope with a knife. She killed herself by slitting her wrists. He was found the next day with his throat slit. She was wearing one of those skirts that's slit up the front.

slitnoun [C]

uk   us   /slɪt/
a straight, narrow cut or opening in something: Make a small slit in each chicken breast and push in a piece of garlic.
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