1》 a large, thick, flat piece of stone or concrete.
2》 a flat, heavy table top or counter used for food preparation.
    ↘Brit. a table used for laying a body on in a mortuary.
3》 a large, thick slice or piece of cake, bread, chocolate, etc.
4》 an outer piece of timber sawn from a log.
5》 Climbing a large, smooth body of rock lying at a sharp angle to the horizontal.
verb (slabs, slabbing, slabbed) remove slabs from (a log or tree) to prepare it for sawing into planks.
slabbed adjective
slabby adjective
ME: of unknown origin.

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