slab Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun block consisting of a thick piece of something
A thin piece of anything, especially of marble or other stone, having plane surfaces.Gwilt.
An outside piece taken from a log or timber in sawing it into boards, planks, etc.
(Zoöl.) The wryneck.Prov. Eng.
(Naut.) The slack part of a sail.Totten.
EtymologyCf. Gael. & Ir.
Make the gruel thick and slab. Shak.
That which is slimy or viscous; moist earth; mud; also, a puddle.Obs. Evelyn.
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