slate

  1. thin layers of rock used for roofing
  2. a fine-grained metamorphic rock that can be split into thin layers
  3. a list of candidates to be considered for nomination or election to public offices

slate

king of blue-grey stone propose criticize 
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slate

a microcrystalline metamorphic rock that has rock cleavage -- i.e., it splits readily into
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slate

[n] - thin layers of rock used for roofing 2. [n] - a fine-grained metamorphic rock that can be split into thin layers 3. [n] - a list of candidates to be considered for nomination or election to public offices 4. [n] - (formerly) a writing tablet made of slate 5. [v] - enter on a list or slate for an election 6. [v] - co...
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Slate

1) The voice recorded onto the beginning of a master tape to identify the tune and take, or the action of making it.
2) The circuit or control which allows you to slate masters.
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Slate

(In topic `Tools, Methods & Processes`) SLATE (System Level Automation Tool for Engineers) is a system engineering/architecting tool
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Slate

Fine grained metamorphic rock with strong cleavage planes.
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Slate

A type of stone, usually from Wales or the Cumbrian Lake district, which can be split into thin, waterproof light pieces that shaped, can be used for roofing.
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Slate

A dark gray stratified stone cut relatively thin and installed on pitched roofs in a shingle like fashion.
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Slate

slate is a dense rock which is formed from fine grained clays or muds which have been subjected to a metamorphic process involving heat and pressure during which cleavage planes are formed which differ from the original bedding. It readily splits into thin smooth plates. The word slate has now be...
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Slate

Slate noun [ Middle English slat , Old French esclat a shiver, splinter, French éclat , from Old French esclater to shiver, to chip, French éclater , from Old High German sliezen to tear, slit, split, from slīzan to slit, German schleissen...
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Slate

Slate transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Slated ; present participle & verbal noun Slating .] 1. To cover with slate, or with a substance resembling slate; as, to slate a roof; to slate a globe. 2.
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Slate

Slate transitive verb [ Confer Anglo-Saxon slǣting a privilege of hunting.] To set a dog upon; to bait; to slat. See 2d Slat , 3. [ Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [ Written also slete .] Ray.
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slate

1. To cover with slate, or with a substance resembling slate; as, to slate a roof; to slate a globe. ... 2. To register (as on a slate and subject to revision), for an appointment. ... Origin: Slated; Slating. ... 1. <chemical> An argillaceous rock which readily splits into thin plates; argillite; argillaceous schist. ... 2. Any rock or stone...
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slate

noun (formerly) a writing tablet made of slate
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slate

noun a fine-grained metamorphic rock that can be split into thin layers
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slate

noun thin layers of rock used for roofing
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Slate

• (v. t.) A prepared piece of such stone. • (v. t.) A list of candidates, prepared for nomination or for election; a list of candidates, or a programme of action, devised beforehand. • (v. t.) To register (as on a slate and subject to revision), for an appointment. • (v. t.) A thin, flat piece, for roofing or covering houses, et...
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slate

fine-grained, clayey metamorphic rock that cleaves, or splits, readily into thin slabs having great tensile strength and durability; some other ... [1 related articles]
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Slate

[elections] A slate is a group of candidates that run in multi-seat or multi-position elections on a common platform. The common platform may be because the candidates are all members of a political party, have the same or similar policies, or some other reason. ==Elections that commonly have slates== ===United States electoral college=== T...
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SLATE

SLATE, a pioneer organization of the New Left and precursor of the Free Speech Movement and formative counterculture era, was a campus political party at the University of California, Berkeley from 1958 to 1966. ==Origins== The University of California, Berkeley, had a substantial tradition of student political activism ranging from peace agitatio...
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Slate

A fine grained metamorphic rock with well developed bedding planes derived from the slight recrystrallization of shale.
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Slate

A miner's term for any shale or slate accompanying coal. Geologically, it is a dense, fine-textured, metamorphic rock, which has excellent parallel cleavage so that it breaks into thin plates or pencil-like shapes.
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Slate

The identifier placed in front of the camera at beginning of a take.
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SLATE

A dark gray stratified stone cut relatively thin and installed on pitched roofs in a shingle like fashion.
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