a thin strip (wood or metal)
equip or bar with slats
"Slat the windows"
close the slats of (windows)
A thin, narrow strip or bar of wood or metal.
slats of a window blind
(aeronautical) A moveable control surface at the leading edge of a wing that when moved, changes the chord line of the airfoil, affecting the angle of attack. Employed in conjunction with flaps to allow for a lower stall speed in the landing attitude, facilitating slow flight.
To construct or provide with slats.
a thin, narrow strip or bar of wood or metal; as, the slats of a window blind
to slap; to strike; to beat; to throw down violently
to split; to crack
to set on; to incite. See 3d Slate
Origin: [OE. slatten; cf. Icel. sletta to slap, to dab.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
slat, v.t. to strike, beat.—v.i. to flap violently.—n. a sudden sharp blow. [Scand., Ice. sletta, to slap, Norw. sletta, to cast.]
slat, n. a thin piece of stone, a slate: a strip of wood.—adj. made of slats.—adj. Slat′ted, covered with slats. [O. Fr. esclat—Old High Ger. slīzan, to slit.]
Slat (noun) is a tiny wood or metal that attached at the bottom in a sleigh.
Slat can be used as a support in a construction of building.
Is a horizontal or vertical piece of material created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanisms, shapes and styles and used for a variety of purposes.
Slats are used in the frame of a bed, style of door, window blind, fan, and types of vent.
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The numerical value of slat in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of slat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I take a grave view of the press. It is the weak slat under the bed of democracy.
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