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slider -- as in: the pitcher threw a slider
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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  • "That the mud, when rak’d up, be not left in heaps to be spread abroad again by the wheels of carriages and trampling of horses, but that the scavengers be provided with bodies of carts, not plac’d high upon wheels, but low upon sliders, with lattice bottoms, which, being cover’d with straw, will retain the mud thrown into them, and permit the water to drain from it, whereby it will become much lighter, water making the greatest part of its weight; these bodies of carts to be plac’d atů

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  • He has a wicked slider.
  • She pulled the slider closed behind her and marched to her bedroom, doing her best to work up the anger she felt the situation merited.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice

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