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slip form

noun, Civil Engineering.
a form into which concrete is poured that can be slowly moved and reused in construction, as of a pavement or a building.
Origin of slip form
First recorded in 1945-50 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • A proof in slip form of the rejected review, with Borrow's corrections written upon it, is in my possession.

    George Borrow and His Circle Clement King Shorter

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