slab - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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/slæb/
singularslab
pluralslabs
  1. 1
    a large flat piece of a hard material such as stone or wood

    a slab of rock/marble

  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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