Slide

[tune type] In Irish traditional music, a slide is a tune type in 12/8 akin to, and often confused with, a single jig. Slides originated the Sliabh Luachra region of southwestern Ireland. Though slides contain the same number of beats per tune as a single jig, melodies are phrased in four rather than two beats. Consequently, single jigs are...
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Slide

In mass wasting, movement of a descending mass along a plane approximately parallel to the slope of the surface.
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Slide

A photographic trannie (positive) mounted for projection (usually 35mm). (See Trannie & 35mm)
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slide

[n] - (geology) the descent of a large mass of earth or rocks or snow etc. 2. [n] - plaything consisting of a sloping chute down which children can slide 3. [n] - a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study 4. [n] - a transparency mounted in a frame 5. [n] - the act of slidi...
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Slide

A control that has a knob which moves in a straight line and which outputs part of an input voltage according to the position of the knob.
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Slide

Top section of a pistol which moves either for cocking or in cyclic action
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Slide

method for sliding in pitch between notes
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Slide

An image on film or glass, usually positive, intended to be viewed by means of light passing through the image and base using a viewer or projector
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Slide

A photographic transparency (positive) mounted for projection. Represent first generation production of a image. Most agencies and photo editors demands slides than prints. Having a very tight tolerance on exposure latitudes. A transparency (often a positive image in colour) mounted between glass or in a frame of cardboard or other material so that...
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Slide

Slide transitive verb [ imperfect Slid ; past participle Slidden , Slid ; present participle & verbal noun Slidding .] [ Middle English sliden , Anglo-Saxon slīdan ; akin to M...
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Slide

Slide transitive verb 1. To cause to slide; to thrust along; as, to slide one piece of timber along another. 2. To pass or put imperceptibly; to slip; as, to slide in a word to vary the sense of a question.
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Slide

Slide noun [ Anglo-Saxon slīde .] 1. The act of sliding; as, a slide on the ice. 2. Smooth, even passage or progress. « A better slide into their business.» Bacon. 3. That on which anything moves by sliding. Specifically: ...
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slide

1. The act of sliding; as, a slide on the ice. ... 2. Smooth, even passage or progress. 'A better slide into their business.' (Bacon) ... 3. That on which anything moves by sliding. Specifically: An inclined plane on which heavy bodies slide by the force of gravity, especially. One constructed on a mountain side for conveying logs by sliding them d...
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slide

glide noun the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it; `his slide didn`t stop until the bottom of the hill`; `the children lined up for a coast down the snowy slope`
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slide

noun (geology) the descent of a large mass of earth or rocks or snow etc.
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slide

noun a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study
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slide

noun a transparency mounted in a frame; viewed with a slide projector
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slide

(slīd) a piece of glass or other transparent substance on which material is placed for examination under the microscope.
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Slide

• (n.) A small dislocation in beds of rock along a line of fissure. • (n.) The act of sliding; as, a slide on the ice. • (n.) 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. • (n.) Same as Guide bar, under Guide. • (n.) T...
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slide

(from the article `trombone`) brass wind musical instrument sounded by lip vibration against a cup mouthpiece. It has an extendable slide that can increase the length of the ... ...slide mechanism are attached at their upper ends to the body of the instrument by a cross stay. The mouthpiece is fit into the top of one tube, ... [2 rel...
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Slide

[geography] A Slide in physical geography is a term for the fixed or settled residue of a landslide that has stabilized, sometimes in the form of an alluvial fan. It has become a mostly permanent fixture to the landscape. ...
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Slide

[musical ornament] The slide (Schleifer in German, Coulé in French, Superjectio in Latin) is a musical ornament often found in baroque musical works, but used during many different periods. It instructs the performer to begin two or three scale steps below the marked note and `slide` upward—that is, move stepwise diatonically between the...
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Slide

[Slave song] `Slide` was a hit song by R&B/funk band Slave in 1977. Released from their self-titled debut album, it reached number one on the R&B charts in 1977 and peaked at number 32 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. The beat for the song was sampled for `Freeze` by Success N Effect. ...
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Slide

In music the term slide describes the passing from one note to another with no perceptible cessation of sound. The name slide is also given to a grace consisting of two or more small notes moving by conjoint degrees, and leading to a principal note either above or below. A slide is an apparatus in the trumpet and trombone by which the sounding tube...
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Slide

[motion] Author: Amy Vecchione Description: Idaho History Center ...
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