slippage

Definitions of slippage
  1. noun
    failing to hold or slipping out of place
    “the knots allowed no slippage
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    type of:
    motion, move, movement
    the act of changing location from one place to another
  2. noun
    decline from a standard level of performance or achievement
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    type of:
    decline, diminution
    change toward something smaller or lower
  3. noun
    a decrease of transmitted power in a mechanical system caused by slipping
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    type of:
    decrease, decrement
    a process of becoming smaller or shorter
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