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glissade

 [glĭ-sād´] (Fr.)
a gliding involuntary movement of the eye in changing the point of fixation; it is a slower, smoother movement than is a saccade. adj., adj glissad´ic.

glissade

/glis·sade/ (glis-ād´) [Fr.] a gliding involuntary movement of the eye in changing the point of fixation; it is a slower, smoother movement than is a saccade.glissad´ic
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Glissade will be available in 6-packs, 12-packs, 24-ounce bottles, and on draft starting in January, 2010.
The purpose of the GLISSADE study was to evaluate safety and effectiveness of the Glyder Facet Restoration Device.
We are very encouraged by the preliminary results in the GLISSADE Trial, and the available data suggest the GLYDER System's clinical and economic value," said Jim Bullock, president and chief executive officer of Zyga Technology.
She recalls that when Balanchine taught class, his example was not the most gifted dancer but "the worst dancer who was willing to do the biggest, fastest glissade in the world.
beaucoup moins que]C'est dire que la passion est au bout de chaque page, oE l'auteur invite le lecteur a une glissade a bord d'un chariot a roulements concu, pour qui s'en souviennent, de chutes de bois et de roulements a billes collectees chez le mecanicien du coin[beaucoup plus grand que], explique-t-il.
I noticed the speed; for example, our glissade was done in two different movements, one foot finishing after the other in fifth.
Guido Westerwelle, son chef de la diplomatie, met en garde contre ces livraisons d'armes qui [beaucoup moins que]risquent de nourrir une course a l'armement et de provoquer une glissade vers une guerre par procuration, qui pourrait embraser toute la region[beaucoup plus grand que].
Le dollar a chute hier lundi a moins de 80,50 yens, enregistrant un nouveau plus bas face a la monnaie japonaise depuis avril 1995, poursuivant d'heure en heure sa glissade due a la morosite de la conjoncture americaine.
Glissade Snowboards, a San Francisco snowboard manufacturing company, became PG&E's 10,000th solar customer when the utility connected the factory's 18 kilowatt solar electric system during a ceremony today celebrating the milestone.
Son dernier essai en finale de Stuttgart s'etait termine en un abandon face a l'Espagnol Albert Montanes apres une glissade malheureuse.
They anticipate the step--a glissade, pas de chat or sissonne--too much.
They do glissade, arabesque all on three-quarter pointe.