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Definition of 'sliver'

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  1. a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal; "he got a splinter in his finger"; "it broke into slivers"
       Synonyms: splinter
  2. a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something
       Synonyms: paring shaving


  1. divide into slivers or splinters
       Synonyms: splinter
  2. break up into splinters or slivers; "The wood splintered"
       Synonyms: splinter
  3. form into slivers; "sliver wood"

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