To move along the surface of any body by slipping, or without walking or rolling; to slip; to glide; as, snow slides down the mountain's side.
Especially, to move over snow or ice with a smooth, uninterrupted motion, as on a sled moving by the force of gravity, or on the feet.
To pass along smoothly or unobservedly; to move gently onward without friction or hindrance; as, a ship or boat slides through the water.
That on which anything moves by sliding.
A plate or slip of glass on which is a picture or delineation to be exhibited by means of a magic lantern, stereopticon, or the like; a plate on which is an object to be examined with a microscope.
A photographic transparency on film arranged for projection.
A transparency that is mounted for insertion into a projector.
in computing: one of a set of images to be shown on a monitor or projected onto a screen. Part of a presentation. in photography: a 35 mm transparency for projecting onto a screen using a slide projector
To cause to slide; to thrust along; as, to slide one piece of timber along another.
The descent of a mass of earth, rock, or snow down a hill or mountain side; as, a land slide, or a snow slide; also, the track of bare rock left by a land slide.
A small dislocation in beds of rock along a line of fissure.
a mass movement process in which slope failure occurs along one or more slip surfaces and in which the unit generally disintegrates into a jumbled mass en route to its depositional site. A debris flow or torrent flow may occur if enough water is present in the mass.
To pass from one note to another with no perceptible cassation of sound.
A grace consisting of two or more small notes moving by conjoint degrees, and leading to a principal note either above or below.
An apparatus in the trumpet and trombone by which the sounding tube is lengthened and shortened so as to produce the tones between the fundamental and its harmonics.
method for sliding in pitch between notes.
To slip when walking or standing; to fall.
To pass or put imperceptibly; to slip; as, to slide in a word to vary the sense of a question.
A sound which, by a gradual change in the position of the vocal organs, passes imperceptibly into another sound.
A shoe featuring an open toe and open back, with a band across the toe. Can be flat or heeled.
A slide is an ornament that hangs from a chain or rope.
An ornament that can be slid onto neckwear.
Material that has slid onto the trail tread from the backslope-possibly in quantities sufficient to block the trail.
An ornament with a tube on the back. A cord or necklace can then be threaded through the tube allowing the ornament to slide along the length of the cord or necklace. See Bolo.
A slide is a 'page' in a sequence of pages that make up a presentation file or slideshow.
an individual screen or page of the presentation
a window whose content defines a particular topic related to the subject presented
A slide is one screen in a Perseus SurveySolutions presentation. A slide can be pictorial (a chart) or textual (a text slide).
An inclined plane on which heavy bodies slide by the force of gravity, esp. one constructed on a mountain side for conveying logs by sliding them down.
(music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale; "the violinist was indulgent with his swoops and slides"
A baserunning manoeuvre in which the player slides into a base so he does not have to slow down to avoid overrunning it, or to make it difficult for the fielder to tag him with the ball.
Same as Guide bar, under Guide.
The most common name for the main reciprocating member of a press, guided in the press frame and to which the punch or upper die is fastened. It is sometimes called the ram. The inner slide of a double action press is called the plunger; the outer slide of a double action press is called the blankholder slide, and the slide of a hydraulic press is often called the platen.
The main reciprocating member of a press, guided in the press frame, to which the punch or upper die is fastened; sometimes called the ram. The inner slide of a double-action press is called the plunger or punch-holder slide; the outer slide is called the blankholder slide. The third slide of a triple-action press is called the lower slide, and the slide of a hydraulic press is often called the platen.
See tuning slide.
An Irish dance tune type played briskly in 12/8 time. Popular in southewest Ireland.
a dance that is not uniquely Irish - although they have preserved it
a geometric transformation which involves moving the figure up or down or right or left without changing its orientation; a slide can be thought of as a combination of two flips or reflections about parallel lines
A linear transformation of an object or figure.
Slide is a transformation that slides a figure a given distance in a given direction. A slide is also called a "translation."
A single screen of information. Left over from the days of 35mm slides. Each page in powerpoint is commonly called " a slide"
In Microsoft PowerPoint each page is called a slide. To add a new slide go to the Insert Menu on the Menu Bar and choose New Slide.
A single page in a digital presentation. An MS PowerPoint® slide is an example.
plaything consisting of a sloping chute down which children can slide
a piece of playground equipment that consists of a flat smooth plastic or metal chute slanted at an angle that is accessed by a ladder
A tube or chute to get quickly from one location to another (such as from the top of a ladder to the playground sand).