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slipstick

[slip-stik] /ˈslɪpˌstɪk/
noun, Informal.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; slip1 + stick1
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  • It still works but will melt everyone's slipstick doing the math.
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slippery slope

noun phrase

A disastrous course; irrecoverable commitment: Active euthanasia brings with it many dicey procedural questions, and, ultimately, a slippery slope (1951+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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