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noun [countable] slab pronunciation in British English /slæb/
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  1. 1
    a large flat piece of a hard material such as stone or wood
    a slab of rock/marble
    a concrete/stone slab
  2. 2
    a large piece of food
    slab of: a slab of meat/butter/chocolate
    A man was eating a huge slab of pizza.
  3. 3
    a large flat surface that a dead person is laid on in a mortuary
    The body lay on the slab.
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