Meaning of SLIDING in English


— slidingly , adv. — slidingness , n.

/sluy"ding/ , adj.

1. rising or falling, increasing or decreasing, according to a standard or to a set of conditions.

2. operated, adjusted, or moved by sliding: a sliding door.

[ bef. 900; ME; OE slidende. See SLIDE, -ING 2 ]

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