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engineering frictional resistance to relative movement of surfaces on loaded contactCompare rolling friction
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Words nearby sliding friction
slide trombone, slide valve, slideway, sliding, sliding fit, sliding friction, sliding rule, sliding scale, sliding seat, sliding vector, slier
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How to use sliding friction in a sentence
The carriages are rendered very movable by substituting rolling for a sliding friction of the axes.
Rolling friction is frequently substituted for sliding friction by the use of ball and roller bearings.Physics|Willis Eugene Tower
Tribometer, trī-bom′e-tėr, n. a sled-like apparatus for measuring sliding friction.
Sliding Friction is Proportional to Pressure according to the third law quoted above.Friction, Lubrication and the Lubricants in Horology|William T. Lewis