Side-slip
Side-slip \Side"-slip`\, v. i. See {Skid}, below. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • side|slip — «SYD SLIHP», noun, verb, slipped, slip|ping. –n. 1. a slip to one side, as in skiing; skid. 2. the slipping to one side and downward of an aircraft in flight; loss of altitude by a sliding sideward and downward, as along the plane of a bank. –v.i …   Useful english dictionary

  • Side slip — See {Skid}, below. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Side slip — Der Seitengleitflug (engl. slip, franz. glissade, auch in der Deutschschweiz Glissade) ist eine stabile und voll steuerbare Fluglage bei allen Flugzeugen, die dreiachsig aerodynamisch (also mit Rudern) gesteuert werden. Dabei wird der sonst… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • side-slip — noun 1》 a sideways skid or slip. 2》 Aeronautics a sideways movement of an aircraft, especially downwards towards the inside of a turn. verb perform a side slip …   English new terms dictionary

  • side slip — Skid Skid (sk[i^]d), n. [Icel. sk[=i][eth] a billet of wood. See {Shide}.] [Written also {skeed}.] 1. A shoe or clog, as of iron, attached to a chain, and placed under the wheel of a wagon to prevent its turning when descending a steep hill; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • side-slip — verb slide sideways through the air in a downward direction in an airplane along an inclined lateral axis • Hypernyms: ↑skid, ↑slip, ↑slue, ↑slew, ↑slide • Verb Frames: Something s Somebody s …   Useful english dictionary

  • Slip (aerodynamic) — A slip is an aerodynamic state where an aircraft is moving sideways as well as forward relative to the oncoming airflow. In other words, for a conventional aircraft, the nose will not be pointing directly into the relative wind . Flying in a slip …   Wikipedia

  • Slip (cricket) — In the sport of cricket, a slip fielder (collectively, a slip cordon ) is placed behind the batsman on the off side of the field. They are placed with the aim of catching an edged ball which is beyond the wicket keeper s reach. Many teams employ… …   Wikipedia

  • Slip angle — In car handling, slip angle is the angle between a rolling wheel s actual direction of travel and the direction towards which it is pointing (i.e., the angle of the vector sum of wheel translational velocity v X and sideslip velocity v Y). This… …   Wikipedia

  • side — n. & v. n. 1 a each of the more or less flat surfaces bounding an object (a cube has six sides; this side up). b a more or less vertical inner or outer plane or surface (the side of a house; a mountainside). c such a vertical lateral surface or… …   Useful english dictionary

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