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slide

 [slīd]
a piece of glass or other transparent substance on which material is placed for examination under the microscope.

slide

(slīd),
A rectangular glass plate on which an object to be examined under the microscope is placed.

slide

(slīd) a glass plate on which objects are placed for microscopic examination.

slide

(slīd)
A rectangular glass plate on which is placed an object to be examined under the microscope.

slide

a piece of glass or other transparent substance on which material is placed for examination under the microscope.

acetate tape slide
see acetate tape slide.
slide culture technique
a rapid method of preparing fungal colonies for examination and identification.
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Carter converted two slide-rule passes from Morrison and helped the fans forget for 90 minutes about suspended, want-away Robbie Savage.
and he scored the first midway through the second half, latching onto a slide-rule pass from Danny Whitaker to lift the ball over Shrimpers goalkeeper Darryl Flahavan.
And he made it four wins out of four for Wigan with a slide-rule finish from 22 yards ten minutes later.
Brendan McGill had a shot blocked and unpicked the Robins defence with a slide-rule pass for Richie Foran who fed Stuart Bell.
After 20 minutes Onandi Lowe played a slide-rule pass to Tony Naylor who set off on a clear path to goal.
Leeds were undone by a pair of old boys as early as the fourth minute when Danny Pugh's slide-rule through-ball was steered home by former loanee Ormerod - once an Elland Road player.
After the disappointing first period, it took just a few minutes for County to start the ball rolling after half-time when Craig Hughes supplied a slide-rule pass which Tyrone Toppar finished in style.
In a slide-rule finish, Esclusham lost 7-3 at Llay in a match that had to be resumed after bad light forced a postponement halfway through, but were still assisted to the crown by Gresford.
Scott Matheson completed the rout with a neat finish from a tight angle after Rowley's slide-rule pass played him in down the right flank
Andy sent me a slide-rule pass and I couldn't do anything else but score.
The German worked the overlap to great effect from the little Brazilian's through-ball, before playing in a slide-rule pass to the far post for Ricard to tap home.