side-slip


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Verb1.side-slip - slide sideways through the air in a downward direction in an airplane along an inclined lateral axis
slide, slew, slue, slip, skid - move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"
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Here is the land they've been all along expecting for Fred, which it seems the old man never meant to leave him a foot of, but left it to this side-slip of a son that he kept in the dark, and thought of his sticking there and vexing everybody as well as he could have vexed 'em himself if he could have kept alive.
The new Side-Slip Seat design permits the normal 19 inch-wide aisle to open up to an amazing 43 inches The Association for Airline Passenger Rights, (AAPR) today applauded Molon Labe Designs for its groundbreaking prototype "Side-Slip Seat," which was unveiled earlier this year in Germany at the Aircraft Interiors Trade Show.
With power applied to both wheels, steering control and traction on a variety of surfaces is dramatically improved, with less likelihood of side-slip, even on sharp turns.