slip by

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Verb1.slip by - pass by; "three years elapsed"
advance, march on, move on, progress, pass on, go on - move forward, also in the metaphorical sense; "Time marches on"
fell, vanish, fly - pass away rapidly; "Time flies like an arrow"; "Time fleeing beneath him"
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w>slip by

vi (= pass unobtrusively, person) → sich vorbeischleichen or vorbeischmuggeln (→ prep obj an +dat); (mistake)durchgehen; (years)verfliegen, nur so dahinschwinden
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However, candidates could download their roll number slips from university website in case they do not receive the slip by post.
In addition, there are relatively few detailed laboratory studies of acoustic emission (AE) characteristics during the complete slip process of different-sized granular gouge layers, and therefore, we attempted to shed light on the corresponding AE characteristics associated with fault slip by performing conventional double-direct shear tests.