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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

sea lion

in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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