Definitions for "SLIDE"
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.
Keywords:  fret, fretboard, guitar, pitch, shorten
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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 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.
Keywords:  powerpoint, menu, single, page, choose
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.
Keywords:  irish, tune, southewest, briskly, dance
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
Hatch cover on the top of a stern cabin. Made to open by sliding backwards and forwards.
The sliding cabin hatch.
"Slide" is a song by The Goo Goo Dolls. It was the first commercial single releaseThe song "Iris" was the first song from Dizzy Up the Girl to be played on the radio; however, there was no commercial release until after "Slide." from their sixth studio album, Dizzy Up the Girl. Speculation as to the song's meaning has persisted for quite some time, but Rzeznik himself, in a 2006 performance on VH1 Storytellers, has stated definitively that the song refers to a teenage girl in a Catholic environment who has become pregnant.
Slide is the fifth album by Lisa Germano. It was released on 4AD in 1998.
Disaster type term used in EM-DAT comprising the two disaster subsets « avalanche » and « landslide ».
more info Same as avalanche.
Slide is an EP by the band Luna.
American rock band of the 1990's, based in Boston, Massachusetts. Slide was known for an eclectic and enthusiastic sound influenced by New Orleans rhythm and blues, electronica, and quirky psychedelia. They released three records: Forgiving Buckner, Whipdang!, and Pulling Teeth before disbanding in 2000.
Attacking the base by a base runner when a force-out is not effective. This is accomplished by a baseball player extending his momentum horizontally, either head or foot first, to try and touch the base before being touched with the ball.
In baseball, a slide is when a player, acting as a baserunner, drops their body to the ground once they are very close to a base they are approaching. There are a number of possible reasons for a baserunner to slide when approaching a base.
a sliding board, sneakers are all Keds, vacuum cleaners are sweepers, little pieces are snibbles, and if you are looking a bit disheveled, you are furhuddled
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.
Motion connecting L.H. positions; Shift; Change of position, etc..
The number of position changes between the plaintext and the encoded text. Plaintext: ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ Enciphered text: VWXYZABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTU Slide: 5 spaces
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
What a rider does when he "slides" across a handrail or mailbox, etc.
The motion of the cueball across the cloth, with no sidespin imparted.
Keywords:  selinux, tresys, oss, encompasses, ide
The SELinux IDE project encompasses several tools for SELinux policy administration, development, and testing. The SLIDE project is now being hosted at Please go there for all updates and information.
See Projection.
Keywords:  frp, lug, fiberglass, hoisting, plastic
a device made of stainless steel powder coated mild steel and fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP)
Also called a lug. Metal or plastic pieces attached to the forward edge of a sail to allow easy hoisting of a sail.
Keywords:  choker, pendant, bail, prevalent, chain
a loop that fits on a chain
A pendant with a bail or loops on the back that allows the fashion jewelry to slide on a choker, chain, or cord. Slide and pendant are generally interchangeable, but the term, slide, seems to be more prevalent on the East Coast.
A Slide is a fictional creature in the Sword of Truth series by Terry Goodkind
Smooth, even passage or progress.
A variant of a Cascade-type waterfall, but here the bedrock is smooth, and frequently granitic in origin.
Keywords:  levchin, max, founder, pal, unlimited
Slide delivers customized shows of news, photos, merchandise and other digital information directly to people’s desktops or Web sites, dramatically changing how they receive and consume information. Viewers can easily create shows with photos and other content from their own hard drives, as well as an unlimited number of Web content sources, including news, blogs, communities and shopping sites. Slide was founded in 2004 by Pay Pal co-founder Max Levchin.
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 fresh tile wall that has sagged. This condition may be caused by excessive mortar, insufficient lime in the mortar or excessive moisture in the mortar. A slide may also result if the surface is slick or if the mortar is too soft.
Keywords:  slippage, soils
The sliding or slippage of soils.
Keywords:  brooch, clasp, belt
A clasp or brooch for a belt, or the like.
a prefabricated, 'politically correct' blanket 'pop' 'opinion', 'view' or 'take' upon a particular issue of general interest which is designed to preclude further consideration, analysis or investigation of the issue in question
a person who paints as a hobby or non-primary occupation; sometimes used to imply that the painter is not a professional artist.
Keywords:  coping, rail
Sliding of a rail, coping etc.
a document--a digital file is an inspiration to meddle in image values
Keywords:  trickier, thing, even, hard, pull
a hard thing to pull back and even trickier to pull just part way
Keywords:  jog, axis, touch, bar, screen
A touch screen control bar that allows you to continuously jog an axis while having full control of its speed and direction.
Found on the case middle and operated with a fingernail, the slide triggers or locks a function or mechanism. The repeater slide also serves to wind the striking mechanism.
Element composed of a groove in which glides a mobile element, used for drawers of furniture and tables
To pass inadvertently.
To pass out of one's thought as not being of any consequence.
Keywords:  scanner
35mm slide scanner
March while holding horn perpendicular to the direction you are going.
Keywords:  dialog, drag, input, box, changes
In a dialog box, an input which changes a value based on how you drag a sliding box.
A compartment added to an RV to increase interior space. It slides into the body during travel and slides out when parked.
Keywords:  accessory, remember, deck, pretty, pool
a pretty large pool accessory so when it comes to installing one, remember to also take your pool deck size into account
Keywords:  delivery, stone, forward, step, last
The last step of the delivery.
Forward movement of player during delivery of a stone
When a mold contains a feature that requires a side-pulling action (usually a hole in a vertical wall), and there is enough volume expected to make a hand-loaded insert cost-prohibitive, then a slide is used to automatically place the feature in the tool upon the closing of the mold.
a collection of options, combining the content and behaviour information
Keywords:  valve
A slide valve.
Keywords:  aperture, cover, opens, closes, over
A cover which opens or closes an aperture by sliding over it.
Keywords:  penalty, minute, two
a two minute penalty
Keywords:  ice, act
The act of sliding; as, a slide on the ice.
Keywords:  geographical, map, placed, data
a geographical map with data placed on it
Keywords:  translation, see
See translation
Keywords:  operates
That which operates by sliding.