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Synonyms for sliver

Synonyms for sliver

a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal

Synonyms

a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something

divide into slivers or splinters

break up into splinters or slivers

form into slivers

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Hotel room unit expansion has been supported by MAR's strategy of investing directly in hotel properties via sliver equity or mezzanine financing, or indirectly, through financial guarantees and loan commitments, in order to secure management contracts.
Heated to incandescence by an electric current, the metal sliver in Lin's lab at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque is made of tungsten, as is an ordinary light-bulb filament.
You might have passed the sex-education class in high school and maybe garnered a little practical experience along the way, but chances are that that knowledge is a just sliver of what sexual behavior is really all about.
Without this level of involvement, you cannot effectively and efficiently help them because you are only seeing a sliver of the problem.
Since former President Clinton's failed last-gasp attempts at establishing peace in 2000, thousands have died in skirmishes and suicide bombings in that tiny, vexing sliver of territory in the Middle East.
Regarding "Cold sliver may sense electron quiver" (4/7/01, p.
CADdoctor allows the setting of various tolerances including duplicate point, edge gap, short edge, sliver and duplicate surface and can modify invalid entities and correct topological errors.
Using a sliver of material shaped like a diving board or cantilever, researchers have detected a force that's a billionth the strength of a typical chemical bond.
Now, by giving the Valley a tiny sliver of the city's federal grant money, he's abandoned plans to make it fairer, too.
And with our parent company, we will have the ability to invest side-by-side from sliver to majority investor.
The Fossil Ridge Park has been largely off-limits to visitors because the only access was through a gated subdivision, but the sliver of land purchased Tuesday will provide public access, conservancy officials said.
After three seconds, the animation collapses to a Sliver GIF at the top of the page as the site's regular editorial content is loaded.
Forest Service spotted a sliver of Wallace's yellow paraglider Sunday after searching a 40-mile area between Cottonwood Lakes and Big Pine.
Four new saplings, all sycamores, have been planted on a small sliver of land on Lake Street near Providencia Avenue, just off a tributary that flows into the Los Angeles River.