slot

slot
slot
slot1 [slät]
n.
[ME, a bar, bolt < OFr esclot < Frank * sclot; akin to Ger schliessen, to lock: see CLOSE2]
1. a narrow notch, groove, or opening, as a keyway in a piece of machinery, a slit for a coin in a vending machine, etc.
2. any of various openings in the wing or tail surface of an airplane used in connection with a high-lift or control device; specif., an air gap between the wing and an auxiliary airfoil, as an aileron or flap, providing for a smooth flow of air on the upper surface
3. Informal a position in a group, series, sequence, etc. [Informal]
4. short for SLOT MACHINE
vt.
slotted, slotting
1. to make a slot or slots in
2. Informal to place in a particular position within a series or sequence
vi.
to fit into place readily or easily in a SLOT1 (n. 1 & 3): with into or in
slot2 [slät]
n.
[OFr esclot < ? ON sloth: see SLEUTHHOUND]
a track or trail of an animal, esp. a deer
vt.
slotted, slotting
to follow the trail of

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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