Slash

Slash

, n. 1. A long cut; a cut made at random.
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2. A large slit in the material of any garment, made to show the lining through the openings.
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3. [Cf. Slashy.] pl. Swampy or wet lands overgrown with bushes. [Local, U.S.] Bartlett.
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4. A opening or gap in a forest made by wind, fire, or other destructive agency.

We passed over the shoulder of a ridge and around the edge of a fire slash, and then we had the mountain fairly before us.
Henry Van Dyke.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

 

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