Definition of Slideway

1. Noun. Sloping channel through which things can descend.

Exact synonyms: Chute, Slide, Sloping Trough
Specialized synonyms: Coal Chute, Runway, Water Chute
Generic synonyms: Gutter, Trough
Terms within: Skid



Definition of Slideway

1. n. A way along which something slides.

Definition of Slideway

1. Noun. Any form of track along which things can slide ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Slideway

1. a route along which something slides [n -WAYS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slideway

slide tackle
slide tackles
slide valve
slide whistle
slided
slidegroat
slideout
slideouts
slider
sliders
slides
slideshow
slideshows
slidewalk
slidewalks
slideway (current term)
slideways
slidewire
slidewires
slidey
sliding
sliding door
sliding doors
sliding filament hypothesis
sliding filament model
sliding flap
sliding hernia
sliding hiatal hernia
sliding hook
sliding keel

Literary usage of Slideway

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1. Rural Affairs by John Jacob Thomas (1878)
"A channel is first cut for the slideway, and 10 or 12 feet beyond, ... 398) up the slideway ; and then the surface is laid out and scratched into regular ..."

2. Stone; an Illustrated Magazine (1898)
"The said vertically-movable horizontal slideway is adjusted or raised and lowered by the means—preferably screws a"—before referred to. ..."

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