Definition of Slips

1. Verb. (third person singular of slip) ¹



2. Noun. (plural of slip) ¹

3. Noun. (cricket) the area of the field covered by fielders in the slip positions; the slip fielders collectively ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Slips

1. slip [v] - See also: slip

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slips

slippier
slippiest
slippily
slippiness
slipping
slipping patella
slipping rib
slipping rib cartilage
slippingly
slippy
slippy map
sliprail
sliprails
sliproad
sliproads
slips (current term)
slips of the tongue
slipsheet
slipsheeted
slipsheeting
slipsheets
slipshod
slipshodly
slipshodness
slipshoe
slipshoes
slipskin
slipskins
slipslop
slipslops

Literary usage of Slips

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

1. Library Journal by American Library Association, Library Association (1898)
"These slips were placed in the call-slip boxes and have also been handed out to ... Beginning September 17, 1897, through January 31, these slips have been ..."

2. Introduction to the Study of History by Charles Victor Langlois, Charles Seignobos, George Godfrey Berry (1904)
"Every one admits nowadays that it is advisable to ' collect materials on separate cards or slips of paper. The notes from each document are entered upon a ..."

3. Annual Report by New York State Library (1915)
"2 After removing binding slips from books, send Educational Extension books ... 4 Working from the binding slips instead of the books, discharge serials on ..."

4. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1907)
"When groups of wider comprehension than the genus have to be dealt with on the systematic-slips, the number of the Branch an<l Subject will, of course, ..."

5. Essay on the Theory of the Earth by Georges Cuvier, Robert Jameson (1827)
"Of slips, or Falling down of the Materials of Mountains. In every place where the broken strata present their edges on abrupt surfaces, there fall down to ..."

6. Phytopathology by American Phytopathological Society (1917)
"Slip dried Spores germinating in H,O in cell. Slip dried In H,O in cells. Slip dried Smears made on slips Smears made on slips Smears made on slips In water ..."

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