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  1. (countable) An act of slamming.
  2. (countable) The shock and noise produced by slamming.
  3. (countable) (basketball) A slam dunk.
  4. (countable) (bridge) A bid of six (small slam) or seven (grand slam) in a suit or no trump.
  5. (countable) (colloquial) An insult.
I don't mean this as a slam, but you can be really impatient sometimes.
  1. (uncountable) The refuse of alum works.
  2. (rfv-sense) (countable, prison) A meal where ingredients are shared by three or more people to create dinner.
    verb (slamm, ing)
    1. to, without clear (if any) consent, change telephone carriers on a customer
    Etymology: Probably from a Scandinavian word, cognate with Norwegian slamre, Swedish slemma.

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