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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare slip (verb).

NounEdit

slipe (plural slipes)

  1. A sledge runner on which a skip is dragged in a mine.

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Low German slipen; compare with Danish slibe and Swedish slipa.

VerbEdit

slipe (imperative slip, present tense sliper, passive slipes, simple past slipte, past participle slipt, present participle slipende)

  1. to grind
  2. to sharpen, hone (a knife, also figurative)
  3. to polish (e.g. marble, also figurative)
  4. to cut (crystal glass, precious stones)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Low German slipen

VerbEdit

slipe (present tense slipar/sliper, past tense slipa/slipte, past participle slipa/slipt, passive infinitive slipast, present participle slipande, imperative slipe/slip)

  1. to grind
  2. to sharpen, hone (a knife, also figurative)
  3. to polish (e.g. marble, also figurative)
  4. to cut (crystal glass, precious stones)

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