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Adj.1.nonslippery - not slippery; not likely to slip or skid
rough, unsmooth - having or caused by an irregular surface; "trees with rough bark"; "rough ground"; "rough skin"; "rough blankets"; "his unsmooth face"
slippery, slippy - causing or tending to cause things to slip or slide; "slippery sidewalks"; "a slippery bar of soap"; "the streets are still slippy from the rain"
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The test was performed indoors, along a long flat straight corridor with a hard, nonslippery surface.
Materials like sand, litter, or grit that is used to provide a nonslippery surface, as long as it is not chemically active, should provide a measure of control from slipping.
To make it nonslippery, grit is added to it, Jones and Barnett said.