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verb [intransitive/transitive] salami-slice pronunciation in American English /səˈlɑmiˌslaɪs/ 
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present tense
present participlesalami-slicing
past tensesalami-sliced
past participlesalami-sliced
  1. to gradually reduce something, especially an amount of money that is spent, by giving everything less money, rather than deciding what is important and what is not

    The speaker said that "salami-slicing" services would not work.

    The easy way is to just cut, salami-slice.

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a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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