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    +a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study
    +(geology) the descent of a large mass of earth or rocks or snow etc.
    +(music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale
    +plaything consisting of a sloping chute down which children can slide
    +the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it
    +a transparency mounted in a frame; viewed with a slide projector
    +sloping channel through which things can descend
    +move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner
    +to pass or move unobtrusively or smoothly
    +move smoothly along a surface

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 glide, slip; coast, skim, glissade, skate, plane, skid, toboggan, slither:
    The drawer slid smoothly out on its runners. Terry came sliding down the icy hill, arms and legs flailing.
    2 creep, steal, slip, slink, move:
    My contact slid into the seat beside me and slipped me a note.
    3 decline, decrease, drop, fall:
    Shares slid to an all-time low on this morning's market.
    4 let slide. forget, ignore, neglect, gloss or pass over, pay no heed or mind (to):
    When Mr Bartlett borrowed my lawnmower, I let the matter slide till he began to think of it as his own, and offered to lend it to me!
    5 landslide, earth-slip, avalanche, mud-slide:
    A dozen houses were destroyed in the slides caused by the recent torrential rains.

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