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noun [countable] slide pronunciation in British English /slaɪd/
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  1. 3
    a situation in which an amount becomes less
    slide in:

    The company was hit by a slide in profits last year.

  2. 4
    a small piece of film in a frame, that you shine light through in order to show the image on a screen
    1. a.
      a small thin piece of glass on which you put something that you want to look at using a microscope
  3. 7



    slide shoe

    a shoe that covers the front of the foot and is very low at the back


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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