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3 entries found for skid.
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Main Entry: 1skid
Pronunciation: primarystressskid
Function: noun
1 : a log or plank for supporting something (as above the ground)
2 : one of the logs, planks, or rails along or on which something heavy is rolled or slid
3 : a device placed under a carriage wheel to prevent its turning
4 : a runner used as part of the landing gear of an airplane or helicopter
5 : the act of skidding : SLIDE

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