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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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We've put aside so many of the nice things that our parents and grandparents took for granted,'' she said, ``that it just seemed like a good thing to recall some of the social graces we've let slide through the busy years.
Saturn finally goes direct on the 13th and gets to grips with all those things we let slide since January.
Both the technology arena and the blue chip sector have benefited from a string of positive finishes, a streak the Dow let slide by afternoon dealings," stated Peter Antipatis.
Gardner announced a new plan Wednesday that calls for prosecutors to pursue more petty thefts, let slide more low-level drug possessions and exercise broad discretion to downgrade misdemeanors to lesser violations.
It was an immoral and greedy attempt to profit from the sick and their families which Labour let slide through.
Lane County District Attorney Alex Gardner wants to know what crimes the public thinks his budget-strapped office should prosecute - and what crimes it should let slide for now.