- an inclined surface along which something can slide.
Origin of slideway
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Examples from the Web for slideway
Leoh started to walk away from the booth, back toward the slideway.
On these extended pieces a slideway was formed for the Fig. 143.The Scientific American Boy
A. Russell (Alexander Russell) Bond
He felt tired as he left customs and took the slideway to the planetary shuttle ships.
Stratton attached his horse to the chain and drove him back and forth, hauling the barrel up and down the slideway.The Blazed Trail
Stewart Edward White
To support the outer end of the cone mandrel a beam l is bolted to the two tables e, e. On l is a slideway for the piece p.