a low platform mounted on the bottom of equipment for ease of moving, hauling, or storing. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/visitor-contributions.php
• (n.) A runner (one or two) under some flying machines, used for landing. • (v. t.) To haul (logs) to a skid and load on a skidway. • (v. i.) To fail to grip the roadway; specif., to slip sideways on the road; to side-slip; -- said esp. of a cycle or automobile. • (v.) Act of skidding; -- called also side slip. • (v. i.) T...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/skid/
1. A shoe or clog, as of iron, attached to a chain, and placed under the wheel of a wagon to prevent its turning when descending a steep hill; a drag; a skidpan; also, by extension, a hook attached to a chain, and used for the same purpose. ... 2. A piece of timber used as a support, or to receive pressure. Specifically, large fenders hung over a v...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
slip 4 sideslip noun
an unexpected slideFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
In a straight flight, the tail of the airplane aligns the fuselage into the relative wind. However, in the beginning of a turn, when the ailerons are being applied in order to bank the airplane, the ailerons also cause an adverse yaw of the airplane. For example, if the airplane is rolling clockwise (from the pilot point of v...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skid_(aerodynamics)
An automobile skid is an automobile handling condition where one or more tires are slipping relative to the road, and the overall handling of the vehicle has been affected. Subtypes of skid include: ==Slip and skid== Tire slip, and related slip angle (angle of motion relative to tire), describe the performance of an individual ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skid_(automobile)
[ Icelandic skīð
a billet of wood. See Shide
.] [ Written also skeed
A shoe or clog, as of iron, attached to a chain, and placed under the wheel of a wagon to prevent its turning when descending a steep hill; a drag; a skidpan; also, by ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/113
Skid intransitive verb 1.
To slide without rotating; -- said of a wheel held from turning while the vehicle moves onward. 2.
To fail to grip the roadway; specif., to slip sideways on the road; to side-slip; -- said esp. of a cycle or automobile. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/113
Skid noun 1. (Aëronautics)
A runner (one or two) under some flying machines, used for landing. 2.
[ From the v.
] Act of skidding; -- called also side slip
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Skid transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Skidded
; present participle & verbal noun Skidding
To protect or support with a skid or skids; also, to cause to move on skids. 2.
To check with a skid, as wagon w...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/113
A low wooden frame used to support heavy objects or groups of materials for easier handling. Usually used as a platform for objects moved by forklift. Also called Pallet.Found on http://www.exhibitoronline.com/glossary/index.html?letter=s
A pallet or base used to transport and store products. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20108
A pallet that does not utilize a bottom deck. Generally supports the top deck by means of blocks and stringers.Found on http://www.mhia.org/learning/glossary/s
A platform built with a solid wood bottom, for holding stacks of paper not packed in cartons. Paper may be ordered in skids or cartons. When printers are printing a large job, they generally prefer skids to cartons.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829
A track-mounted vehicle used to hold trips or cars from running out of control. Also it is a flat-bottom personnel or equipment carrier used in low coal.Found on http://www.coaleducation.org/glossary.htm
A track-mounted vehicle used to hold trips or cars from running out of control. Also it is a flat-bottom personnel or equipment carrier used in low coal.Found on http://www.rocksandminerals.com/glossary.htm
Alternate term for Pallet.Found on http://www.e-printing.co.uk/glossary.htm
Designation (also Küfe) for old hollow measure or also a barrel type for beer and Wine with locally quite different volumes. In Prussia this was 458 and in Saxony 637 liters. Other sources also call 786 and 796 liters. This is where the job title derives cooper (Cooper) from. See also below drum types and capacity measures,Found on https://glossary.wein-plus.eu/skid
Logs or timbers used as support and track in sliding quarry blocks and heavy cubic pieces of stone; a platform upon which dimension stone tile are temporarily stored.Found on http://www.selectstone.com/architectural-resources/stone-glossary/
Skid is slang for to leave, to go away.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZSB.HTM
The employment of 3' x 3-1/2' wooden beams on the under-side of a case to both elevate the case from the ground surface and to provide an ample target for forklift blade beneath the case. Skids are options on any STAR CASE, size permitting.Found on http://www.starcase.com/glossary.html
Too shallow a bank in a turn, causing an aircraft to slide outward from its ideal turning path.Found on http://www.aerofiles.com/glossary.html
Too shallow a bank in a turn, causing an aircraft to slide outward from its ideal turning path.Found on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Technology/Aviation/
What the ball does when it first hits the lane surface; all balls need to skid before hooking.
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- one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects 2. [n] - an unexpected slide 3. [v] - elevate onto skids 4. [v] - apply a brake or skid to 5. [v] - slide without control, as of a car that does not grip the road 6. [v] - move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled mannerFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=skid
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