sliding friction

noun

engineering frictional resistance to relative movement of surfaces on loaded contactCompare rolling friction

Nearby words

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  2. slideway,
  3. sliding,
  4. sliding fit,
  5. sliding flap,
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  7. sliding rule,
  8. sliding scale,
  9. sliding seat,
  10. sliding vector

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