Shift

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Shift may refer to:

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Gaming[edit]

Literature[edit]

  • Shift (novel), a 2010 alternative history book by Tim Kring and Dale Peck
  • Shift (novella), a 2013 science fiction book, part two of the Silo trilogy by Hugh Howey

Music[edit]

Other uses in arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

  • Shift (magazine), a former Canadian technology and culture magazine
  • Shift (MSNBC), an online live-streaming video network
  • Shift (sculpture), an outdoor sculpture by American artist Richard Serra located in King City, Ontario, Canada
  • Shift the Ape, a character in The Chronicles of Narnia novel series

Linguistics[edit]

Mathematics and computing[edit]

Sports[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Shift (business), an online, peer-to-peer, marketplace for buying and selling used cars
  • Shift (clothing), a simple kind of undergarment or dress
  • Shift (weapon), an improvised knife used as a weapon
  • Gear shift, a lever to change gear in a vehicle
  • Paradigm shift, a change in basic assumptions within the ruling theory of science
  • Redshift, a phenomenon that occurs when light seen coming from an object that is moving away is proportionally increased in wavelength, or shifted, to the red end of the spectrum
  • Shapeshifting, a common theme in mythology, folklore, and fairy tales
  • Shift vector, in ADM formalism of General Relativity
  • Shift work, an employment practice
  • Shifting, Hiberno-English slang for making out
  • Tax shift, a fiscal policy

See also[edit]