Definition of top-slice in English:

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[with object]
Take (part of a budget or fund) and allocate it to finance a specific project, service, etc.
Example sentences
  • In certain circumstances additional tax relief is available by way of top slicing relief.
  • The campaign for top slicing the licence fee to give funds to other suppliers of public service programmes is being revived.
  • And they top slice the money from the education budget so there's less to spend on real education.

Words that rhyme with top-slice

advice, bice, Brice, choc ice, concise, dice, entice, gneiss, ice, imprecise, lice, mice, nice, precise, price, rice, sice, slice, speiss, spice, splice, suffice, syce, thrice, trice, twice, underprice, vice, Zeiss

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