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slip·page

 (slĭp′ĭj)
n.
1. The act or an instance of slipping, especially movement away from an original or secure place.
2. The amount or extent of slipping.
3. A decline in level, performance, or achievement.
4. Loss of motion or power because of slipping.

slippage

(ˈslɪpɪdʒ)
n
1. (Mechanical Engineering) the act or an instance of slipping
2. (Mechanical Engineering) the amount of slipping or the extent to which slipping occurs
3.
a. an instance of not reaching a norm, target, etc
b. the extent of this
4. (Mechanical Engineering) the power lost in a mechanical device or system as a result of slipping

slip•page

(ˈslɪp ɪdʒ)

n.
1. an act or instance of slipping.
2. an amount or extent of slipping.
3. (in machinery) the amount of work dissipated by slipping of parts, excess play, etc.
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.slippage - a decrease of transmitted power in a mechanical system caused by slipping
decrease, decrement - a process of becoming smaller or shorter
2.slippage - decline from a standard level of performance or achievement
decline, diminution - change toward something smaller or lower
3.slippage - failing to hold or slipping out of place; "the knots allowed no slippage"
movement, move, motion - the act of changing location from one place to another; "police controlled the motion of the crowd"; "the movement of people from the farms to the cities"; "his move put him directly in my path"
Translations

slippage

[ˈslɪpɪdʒ] N (= slip) → deslizamiento m; (= loss) → pérdida f; (= shortage) → déficit m; (= delay) → retraso m

slippage

[ˈslɪpɪdʒ] n (= reduction) → baisse f, déclin mslipped disc nhernie f discale
to have a slipped disc → avoir une hernie discale

slippage

n
(fig)Rückstand m; to prevent slippageum Rückstände zu vermeiden
(fig: = delay) → Verzögerung f
(lit, fig: drop) → (Ab)sinken nt
References in periodicals archive ?
The Port of Hong Kong suffered another container volume decline of 8.3 percent to 10,578 TEU in July after an 8.2 percent slip in June and nine per cent drop year on year after unbroken slippages back to January 2018.
Economy - Fiscal Accounts: Major slippages on revenue side pushed fiscal deficit to 8.9% of the GDP
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 29 (ANI): Government-owned Bank of Maharashtra on Monday reported a mounting net loss of Rs 4,784 crore in 2018-19 from Rs 1,146 crore in the previous fiscal year, mainly due to slippages from agriculture loans.
Moreover, all contractors with ongoing DPWH contracts which have incurred negative slippages of 15% or more, have been pre-disqualified from future biddings until after the negative slippage have been reduced to less than 15%.
As of September, project slippages had ranged from 19 percent to 50 percent.
'Auditors must see if there are no factual negative slippages of the projects, if the projects have negative slippages, is the contractor qualified to bid or awarded more projects in the region, check on the additional P100 million worth of projects awarded to the contractor despite such slippages and whether or not the award of more projects to a lone contractor is in violation of the procurement laws, rules and regulations,' Citizens Crime Watch - Cordillera Secretary-General Salvador Liked urged the COA-CAR.
ICICI Bank on Monday reported a steep 45 percent drop in March quarter net at Rs 1,142 crore, driven down by fresh slippages of around Rs 10,000 crore due to changes in asset classification norms.
Highlighting the risks to this outlook, said domestic and fiscal slippages could hamper economic growth in Pakistan.
It said the April-June period saw fresh slippages shooting up to a five-quarter high of INR1.15tn and estimated that the system would end FY18 with slippages of INR3tn.
The authority is evaluating technical possibilities to save the slippages of precious water to meet the needs of Karachi and Lasbela, said a communication from the authority.
Fresh slippages came down to ` 1,672 crore from over ` 3,200 crore in the preceding quarter.
Fitch cut Cyprus' credit rating by two notches to BBB on Wednesday due to fiscal slippages, saying the island state was likely to require a bailout to meet its funding needs.