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Slab

A casing for a coin made and applied by a coin grading service. A coin grading service may put a slab on a coin that it has appraised and authenticated to preserve its condition and value.

slab

A building foundation of poured concrete,lacking a basement or crawl space.
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It was very different for Lotus with its slabby roofline, but it never had the old Elan glam.
The impactor's two-stage crushing action produces a considerable amount of product even on the first pass, with reduction ratios up to 30:1, even when handling large and slabby feed materials.
Gone are the slabby lines that once adorned the LS, to be replaced with a low-slung muscular elegance that gives the big Lexus some serious presence.
Whereas the old Vectra, the car famously shot to bits by Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear, was a car that had more going against it than for it the new car had the whole confident saloon thing pretty much down, it just seemed a little bit slabby looking.
touts its Impactmaster model as one that "efficiently devours large, slabby material up to four feet wide.
Large slabby rocks like at Neebish, but more verdant woods with brooks aim stones covered with soft moss.
One of the earliest efforts the notoriously diffident Provencal master seems to have been pleased with was a small, slabby still life, painted with the palette knife, which he liked enough to include in the background of his portrait: of his father in an armchair.