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Slip or SLIP may refer to:



  • Slip Carr (1899–1971), Australian rugby union player and Olympic sprinter
  • Slip Madigan (1896–1966), American college football player and multi-sport college coach

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  • Slip (treatment), a temporary return to a negative behavior after therapy intended to correct that behavior
  • Freudian slip, an error in speech, memory or physical action that arises from the unconscious mind

Other uses in science and technology[edit]

  • Slip (aerodynamics), an aerodynamic state in which an aircraft is moving sideways as well as forward relative to the oncoming airflow
  • Slipway, a ramp on the shore by which ships or boats can be moved to and from the water


Other uses[edit]

  • Slip (cricket), a fielding position in cricket
  • Slip (needlework), an embroidered or appliquéd image of a plant-cutting
  • Slip opinion, a kind of judicial opinion, published on the day of the decision and subject to later revision
  • Ferry slip, a specialized docking facility that receives a ferryboat
  • Packing slip, a shipping document that accompanies delivery packages
  • The Slip, a section of Swansea Beach

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