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Definition of Sliding

Sliding
Sliding Slid"ing, a. 1. That slides or slips; gliding; moving smoothly. 2. Slippery; elusory. [Obs.] That sliding science hath me made so bare. --Chaucer. Sliding friction (Mech.), the resistance one body meets with in sliding along the surface of another, as distinguished from rolling friction. Sliding gunter (Naut.), a topmast arranged with metallic fittings so as to be hoisted and lowered by means of halyards. Sliding keel (Naut), a movable keel, similar to a centeboard. Sliding pair. (Mech.) See the Note under Pair, n., 7. Sliding rule. Same as Slide rule, under Slide, n. Sliding scale. (a) A scale for raising or lowering imposts in proportion to the fall or rise of prices. (b) A variable scale of wages or of prices. (c) A slide rule. Sliding ways (Naut.), the timber guides used in launching a vessel.

Meaning of Sliding from wikipedia

- Sliding may refer to: Sliding (dance), also floating or gliding, a group of footwork-oriented dance techniques Slide (baseball), an attempt by a baseball...
- introduces the four original Sliders: Quinn Mallory (Jerry O'Connell), a graduate student in physics who discovered and refined the Sliding technology; Professor...
- In baseball, a slider is a breaking ball pitch that tails laterally and down through the batter's hitting zone; it is thrown with less speed than a fastball...
- "Sliding Doors". Sliding Doors on IMDb Sliding Doors at the TCM Movie Database Sliding Doors at AllMovie Sliding Doors at Box Office Mojo Sliding Doors...
- The Slider is the third studio album by English rock band T. Rex, their seventh if including the group's earlier incarnation as Tyrannosaurus Rex. released...
- A sliding puzzle, sliding block puzzle, or sliding tile puzzle is a combination puzzle that challenges a player to slide (frequently flat) pieces along...
- trick Playground slide, a smooth, sloped surface down which children slide while sitting Sliding tackle, a skill in soccer Water slide, a form of amu****t...
- pool and railings to help climb the rocks on the left side before sliding down. Sliding down is required in a sitting position only. A restroom and changing...
- A sliding door is a type of door which opens horizontally by sliding, usually parallel to a wall. Sliding doors can be mounted either on top of a track...
- Slide It In is the sixth studio album by British hard rock band Whitesnake, released in 1984. It was the first Whitesnake album to be released by Geffen...
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