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salami slicingnoun [U]

UK disapproving
the activity of gradually reducing something, usually in order to save money, by removing one small amount of it after the other, in a way that is damaging: He argues that cuts should be achieved by fundamentally re-thinking the role of the state rather than by salami slicing.
(Definition of salami slicing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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salami-slicingnoun [U]

uk   us  
the crime of stealing a large amount of money, by taking it over a period of time in small amounts that are less likely to be noticed: It was revealed that he had used salami-slicing attacks to steal from the company.
a series of actions to remove or reduce something by small amounts over a period of time, so that people are less likely to notice any changes: The politicians are already permitting the salami-slicing of the free healthcare principle and no one is protesting.
(Definition of salami-slicing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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