side-slip

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v side-slip slide sideways through the air in a downward direction in an airplane along an inclined lateral axis
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. i Side-slip See Skid, below.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Side-slip an oblique offshoot: a bastard
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. síde; Ger. seite, Dut. zijde.

Usage

In literature:

She managed to undo one, and to slip out the fastening of the trace, on one side, where it held to the whiffletree.
"Faith Gartney's Girlhood" by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
Terry slipped ahead of Doctor Bridges and took her seat at the old man's side.
"Man to Man" by Jackson Gregory
She evaded the arm and wrenched herself free, slipping past him and darting to the other side of the table.
"The Boss of the Lazy Y" by Charles Alden Seltzer
The cocoons opened and Ben slipped on his work helmet and dropped down the steps to the side hatch.
"Code Three" by Rick Raphael
It touched her shoulder, slipped along her side, and gripped at her arm.
"The Emigrant Trail" by Geraldine Bonner
Slipping round to this man's side, I listened to what he was saying.
"The House in the Mist" by Anna Katharine Green
I slipped down by the side of it and ran my hand over it.
"The Lost Valley" by J. M. Walsh
A vast land slip, jarred from the cut-face mountain side above, thundered down and aided in the crumbling of the dam.
"The Sagebrusher" by Emerson Hough
Around and around she slipped, from side to side.
"The Story of a Stuffed Elephant" by Laura Lee Hope
A little side-slip, that's all.
"My Friend the Chauffeur" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
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In poetry:

So when the dusky, dying light
Left all the water dark and dim,
She softly, in the friendly night,
Slipped down the vessel's side to him.
"The First Lover" by Laurence Hope
And deep and wide the rotten side
Slipped into the hungry hole,
And the phosphorus leapt and vanished
Like the flight of the stranger’s soul.
"The Legend of Cooee Gully" by Henry Lawson
The boats, dismasted, gunwale to side,
Rest and forget the turmoil and spray;
A dreamless sleep, till to-morrow's tide
Slips from the sands of Martin's Bay.
"Christmas in Alurio" by Theodore Goodridge Roberts
Just the airiest, fairiest slip of a thing,
With a Gainsborough hat, like a butterfly's wing,
Tilted up at one side with the jauntiest air,
And a knot of red roses sown in under there
Where the shadows are lost in her hair.
"A Discouraging Model" by James Whitcomb Riley
And as you return by the side of the merry little stream,
That comes trotting down the glen most charming to be seen,
Sometimes wimpling along between heather banks,
And slipping coyly away to hide itself in its merry pranks.
"Oban" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Not a sign, really, but rather a little slip of paper taped to the side of the cash register.
Mitt Romney, hunter- gatherer , lets his wild side slip.
Molon Labe Designs' Side-Slip Seat is designed to create more room in the aisle.
Back in my younger days whenever I got dressed for a summer day in the woods or on the water, I would don an old T-shirt and pair of jeans and slip on my worn-out tennis shoes with the toes ready to blow out of the sides.
Zuck Slips in Side Door , Thompson Says 'Sorry Yahoos' and Fashion-Forward Financier Saves Barney's.
Louis Blues' Vladimir Sobotka, of the Czech Republic, slips as he chases a loose puck along side Detroit Red Wings' Ian White, right, during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Dec 6, 2011, in St Louis.
An opportunity for victory again slipped away from the Pella Christian girls soccer team, as the Lady Eagles found themselves on the wrong side of a 2-1 shoot-out loss Thursday night against Winterset.
Airs Monday, March 12 at 8:00 pm What happens at the moment when we slip from life to the other side.
Thomas Roach/CourtesyBull rider Levi Johnson appears to be waving to the crowd as he slips to the side of his bull.
While cycling on a quiet side street in Pelican Bay, my front bike tire hit a gap in the pavement and slipped into the wet drainage culvert and spun out of control.
He understands the linguistic frustrations of newly arrived Haitians , and he slips career advice in as side conversations emerge during class.
The victim was found about 6:15 pm, more than two hours after he slipped under the water at the new Hope Overlook Boat Ramp on the east side of Jordan Lake.
She slipped away peacefully at her residence with her family by her side.
These slip-on and hang tags are top coated on both sides to provide superior imaging and longevity outdoors.
While alto-sax firebrand Tim Berne hasn't officially recorded as a leader for ECM, he has been slipping in the side door in provocative ways in recent years.
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In science:

The left hand side of (3) corresponds to viscous forces, diverging as the contact line position h(0) = 0 is approached, but weakened by the presence of slip.
Hydrodynamic theory of de-wetting
The conditions on either side of the layer may differ—for instance the surface layer between liquid and solid may exhibit noslip on the solid-facing side (in accordance with the classical model), but on the liquidfacing side may slip, see Fig. 2(a).
Slip or not slip? A methodical examination of the interface formation model using two-dimensional droplet spreading on a horizontal planar substrate as a prototype system
Equations (7) apply at the liquid-facing side, being a generalised Navier-slip condition and a condition on the normal component of the bulk velocity (with mass transfer between bulk and surface layer included or neglected through the choice of χm ).
Slip or not slip? A methodical examination of the interface formation model using two-dimensional droplet spreading on a horizontal planar substrate as a prototype system
At the superinsulating side all the charges are pinned below the charge-BKT transition implying, according to the Aharonov-Casher effect, the coherent quantum tunnelling of all the fluxons (the synchron ized quantum slips of globally uncertain phase) i.e. that fluxons are in a super fluid state. 2.
Superinsulator-Superconductor Duality in Two Dimensions
In the top part of the silo [(N) in Fig. 2b], a block motion is observed: the longitudinal velocity vy remains constant reflecting low interactions between the bubbles and the side walls (slipping motion).
Dense bubble flow in a silo: an unusual flow of a dispersed medium
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