Slicing the end of the envelope open with one smooth movement, he placed the letter opener back where it belonged and shoved the drawer shut.
Pushing the plate aside so the food would cool, he began slicing the rest of the roast.
She was slicing some left over pork roast for a recipe tomorrow when Alex walked in and announced that Destiny and Jonathan were asleep.
Cynthia began slicing the potatoes in the pot.
She gave a strangled cry as Dusty twisted out of reach, the sword slicing through the back of his shirt.
In beetroot sugar manufacture the operations are washing, slicing, diffusing, saturating, sulphuring, evaporation, concentration and curing.
Such a slicer is capable of efficiently slicing 300,000 kilos of roots in twenty-four hours, the knives being changed four times in that period, or oftener if required, for it is necessary to change them the moment the slices show by their rough appearance that the knives are losing their cutting edges.
Sometimes the cells are erected in a circle, so that the spout below the slicing machine revolving above them with a corresponding radius can discharge the slices into the centre of any of the cells.
The general include tools for striking, slicing and scraping; the special tools are for fighting, hunting, agriculture, building and thread-work.
Slicing stations established at distances of from 12 to 25 m.
Jule moved away from the slicing sword and caught the guardsman's wrist.
Two obeyed and moved forward, slicing his wrist for her again.
His knife cut through her jumper, slicing into her skin.
Her knife slipped again, this time slicing her hand.
The first night in his house, Xander reacted strongly to her slicing her finger.
Slicing Tools.The knife was originally a flint saw (17), havint minute teeth; it must have been used for cutting up animals, fresh or dried, as the teeth break away on soft wood.
Microscopic sections of some of the more coherent clays and shales may be prepared by saturating them with Canada balsam by long boiling, and slicing the resultant mass in the same manner as one of the harder rocks.
The principal factory for the slicing of the beets is one built at Grand Island, Hall county, in 1890.
The distinction between patrician and plebeian, domestic slavery, and beating and slicing to death were abolished.
A cuttingout knife, for slicing through textiles, began double-edged (26) in the 1st Dynasty, and went through many single-edged forms (27-29) until it died out in the XXth Dynasty (Man, 1901, 123).