- an act or instance of sideslipping.
Origin of sideslip
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Examples from the Web for sideslip
Certainly--watch gulls on a windy day--you'll see them sideslip--go into spins--and have a generally hard time of it!Dorothy Dixon Wins Her Wings
- a sideways skid, as of a motor vehicle
- a sideways and downward movement towards the inside of a turn by an aircraft in a sharp bank
- another name for slip 1 (def. 12)