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Overview of noun sliver

The noun sliver has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. splinter, sliver

(a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal; "he got a splinter in his finger"; "it broke into slivers")

2. paring, sliver, shaving

(a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something)


Overview of verb sliver

The verb sliver has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sliver, splinter

(divide into slivers or splinters)

2. splinter, sliver

(break up into splinters or slivers; "The wood splintered")

3. sliver

(form into slivers; "sliver wood")

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