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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snick \Snick\, n. [Prov. E. snick a notch; cf. Icel. snikka nick, cut.] 1. A small cut or mark. [1913 Webster] 2. (Cricket) A slight hit or tip of the ball, often unintentional. [1913 Webster] 3. (Fiber) A knot or irregularity in yarn. --Knight. [1913 Webster] 4. (Furriery) A snip or cut, as in the hair of a beast. [1913 Webster] Snick and snee [cf. D. snee, snede, a cut], a combat with knives. [Obs.] --Wiseman. [1913 Webster]