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 for Slashing
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Slash \Slash\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Slashed; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Slashing.] [OE. slaschen, of uncertain origin; cf. OF.
     esclachier to break, esclechier, esclichier, to break, and E.
     slate, slice, slit, v. t.]
     1. To cut by striking violently and at random; to cut in long
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     2. To lash; to ply the whip to. [R.] --King.
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     3. To crack or snap, as a whip. [R.] --Dr. H. More.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: as if striking with slashing blows; "his slashing demon-
             ridden cadenza"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  79 Moby Thesaurus words for "slashing":
     abscission, acid, amputation, biting, burr, butchering, chiseling,
     chopping, cleavage, corrosive, cross-hatching, cutting, demitint,
     dichotomy, driving, effective, engravement, engraving, enucleation,
     etch, etching, excision, fission, forceful, forcible,
     gem-engraving, glass-cutting, glyptic, graving, gutsy, half tint,
     hatching, imperative, impressive, incision, incisive, inscript,
     inscription, laceration, line, lining, marking, mordant,
     mutilation, nervous, penetrating, piercing, poignant, powerful,
     punchy, rending, resection, ripping, scission, score, scoring,
     scratch, scratching, section, sensational, severance, sinewed,
     sinewy, slash, slicing, splitting, stipple, stippling, striking,
     strong, surgery, tearing, telling, tint, tooling, trenchant,
     type-cutting, vigorous, vital

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