slip form

nounCivil Engineering.
  1. 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

Words Nearby slip form Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use slip form in a sentence

  • 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