Definition of Sideslip

1. Noun. An unexpected slide.

Exact synonyms: Skid, Slip
Generic synonyms: Coast, Glide, Slide
Derivative terms: Skid, Skid, Slip, Slip, Slip, Slippy



2. Noun. A flight maneuver; aircraft slides sideways in the air.
Exact synonyms: Slip
Generic synonyms: Airplane Maneuver, Flight Maneuver
Derivative terms: Slip

Definition of Sideslip

1. v. i. See Skid, below.

Definition of Sideslip

1. to slip to one side [v -SLIPPED, -SLIPPING, -SLIPS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sideslip

siderotil
siderotils
sideroxylon
sideroxylons
siders
siderurgy
sides
sides reversed is
sidesaddle
sidesaddles
sidescroller
sidescrollers
sidescrolling
sideshow
sideshows
sideslip (current term)
sideslipped
sideslipping
sideslips
sidesman
sidesmen
sidespin
sidespins
sidesplitter
sidesplitting
sidesplittingly
sidestep
sidestepped
sidestepper
sidesteppers

Literary usage of Sideslip

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. World Directory of Aerospace Vehicle Research and Development (1991)
"Figure V.37: Rafale Model on sideslip Sting Assembly With Motorized Roll in Transonic Test Section of the ONERA ..."

2. Practical Flying: Complete Course of Flying Instruction by William Gordon McMinnies, Henry Graeme Anderson (1918)
"The sideslip indicator and fore-and-aft level. A non-freezing liquid such as alcohol is ... The cross spirit level is also used as a sideslip indicator. ..."

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