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Noun

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Singular
slat

Plural
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  1. A thin, narrow strip or bar of wood or metal; as, the slats of a window blind.
  2. (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.

Verb

Infinitive
to slat

Third person singular
slats

Simple past
slatted

Past participle
slatted

Present participle
slatting

to slat (third-person singular simple present slats, present participle slatting, simple past and past participle slatted)
  1. To construct or provide with at least one slat.

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Scottish Gaelic

Noun

slat f, gen slaite, pl slatan

  1. A stick, rod, twig, switch, yard (measure), or wand
  2. (vulgar, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A penis

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