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slippage

[slip-ij]
noun
1.
an act or instance of slipping.
2.
an amount or extent of slipping.
3.
failure to maintain an expected level, fulfill a goal, meet a deadline, etc.; loss, decline, or delay; a falling off.
4.
Machinery. the amount of work dissipated by slipping of parts, excess play, etc.

Origin:
1840–50; slip1 + -age

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slippage (ˈslɪpɪdʒ)
 
n
1.  the act or an instance of slipping
2.  the amount of slipping or the extent to which slipping occurs
3.  a.  an instance of not reaching a norm, target, etc
 b.  the extent of this
4.  the power lost in a mechanical device or system as a result of slipping

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