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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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For lubricating of the sliding surfaces, a further lubrication hole is located in the fixed sliding ring.
The inner rotating sliding ring is fixed to the rotor shaft, whereas the outer fixed ring is pressed against the inner ring by a yoke.
On the other side, free abrasive fillers can directly access the sliding surface very easily, which may unfavorably affect the wear.
In contrast to respondents using a fiat percentage, respondents using a sliding scale, as discussed below, tended to use a much tighter materiality estimate.
About 35% of respondents used a sliding scale to compute materiality.
Fh may be regarded as the work dissipated by hysteresis for unit sliding distance of an indstillor.
It was also important to be able to function at very small normal loads with sensitive force measurement to address aspects of sliding friction due to surface adhesion and to measure rolling hysteresis.
The Medoff Sliding Plate will be manufactured in Sweden and distributed through Wright's Arlington location.
The unique capability of providing compression along an axis parallel to the femur, and/or along the femoral neck, gives the Medoff Sliding Plate a significant advantage over other existing designs and positions the product as a cost effective alternative in the treatment of more complex hip fractures," said Don Rhoads, vice president, marketing and managed care.