Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LG. & D. slot, a lock, from a verb meaning to close., to shut, D. sluiten,; akin to G. schliessen, OHG. sliozan, OFries. slta, and probably to L. claudere,. Cf. Close Sluice
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Ice. slóth, track, path; Scot. sleuth, track by the scent.
This slot was placed directly in front of the spot in the city wall where the Quabos were about to emerge.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science September 1930" by Various
He inserted it into the slot of another mechanism and switched on a standard G.C.
"Invasion" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
McCloud had moved in from the slot machine and stood at the point of the table, looking at Du Sang and laughing at him.
"Whispering Smith" by Frank H. Spearman
The Philco slotted retainer consists of a thin sheet of slotted hard rubber as shown in Fig.
"The Automobile Storage Battery" by O. A. Witte
The slotted ceiling opened as McGuire watched, and the whole structure swung slowly around.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, November, 1930" by Various
Apply cement or lacquer liberally to the inside of the V slot, and to the hook shank.
"How to Tie Flies" by E. C. Gregg
An attendant waved it on into a vacant slot.
"Novice" by James H. Schmitz
Billy slipped his nickel in the slot and took up the receiver.
"Outside Inn" by Ethel M. Kelley
I will open the emergency slot in the lower hull.
"Astounding Stories, May, 1931" by Various
A slot must be cut in the pedestal wide enough to allow the cords to swing freely.
"Primary Handwork" by Ella Victoria Dobbs
His crest was amber glittered with blue,
And opaque so the sun came shining through.
It seemed a crown with fiery points.
When he quivered all down his scaly joints,
From every slot
The sparkles shot.
"The Book Of Hours Of Sister Clotilde" by Amy Lowell
Are just a case of "penny in the slot."
You should reflect that no evasive bird
Is half so shy as is your fittest word;
And even similes, however wrought,
Like hares, before you cook them, must be caught;--
"The Friend Of Humanity And The Rhymer" by Henry Austin Dobson
The merciless sun had found the slot now
To hide in, and lit for the wick of that stone lamp-bowl a sky
almost, I thought, abominably beautiful;
While our lost artist we used to admire: for now I knew him:
spoke of his passion.
"An Artist" by Robinson Jeffers
On February 14, English language learning apps featuring Alice in Wonderland and Sherlock Holmes took the top slots on Japan's App Store in the education segment.
Is it safe for a person with a pacemaker to play the slot machines at a casino.
She won $771,170 on one of the newly installed Godzilla slot machines.
In previous ads, the Democratic group targeted Paton 's work with the payday loan industry, but in this 30-second TV slot, the House Majority PAC teamed up with Emily's List (also known as Women Vote.
1 slot on the country singles chart right now for the 14th time.
I used to hate hanging objects, like power strips, that have hidden T-slots on the back.
Less than three months after Larry King left his talk show at CNN, he returned to the scene of the crime -- or rather, time slot -- to spar with his "successor" Piers Morgan.
This kit, and a similar kit for the original Batmobile, are slot-car kits reminiscent of the 1960s.
County Votes 5-2 To Send Letter Opposing Slots.
Tourism Commission Renews Opposition To Slots In Md.
Lawmakers have resisted putting slots in the Meadowlands racetrack, seen above in a 2010 photo.
Thom Hartmann's new time slot on WDTW/1310 AM.
Slot machines inside Maryland Live.
When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Go Slot Car Racing.
For most of the last eight years, Donald Driver has been the Packers' slot receiver.
One of the pixel devices in the telescope could be positioned in slots at various angles with respect to the beam direction.
Performance of prototype BTeV silicon pixel detectors in a high energy pion beam
After passing through all rows it is collected in a slot at the bottom.
Quantum random walks - an introductory overview
The reason that a separate pattern is needed—with a corresponding slot in the ‘vehicle’ pattern—is that there is more than one kind of engine.
Towards an Intelligent Database System Founded on the SP Theory of Computing and Cognition
The central sheet slotted into grooves machined in the bars.
Development of a compact scintillator hodoscope with wavelength-shifting fibre read-out
This algorithm requires 16 steps to input the data values and compute the local sums, plus 2 log √n = log n slots for computing the ﬁnal result. A total of 16 + log n slots.
Online Permutation Routing in Partitioned Optical Passive Star Networks