Last modified on 17 June 2014, at 08:14

slippage

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

slip +‎ -age

NounEdit

slippage (plural slippages)

  1. The act of slipping, especially from a secure location.
  2. The amount something has slipped.
  3. A lessening of performance or achievement.
  4. A decrease in motion, or in the power of a mechanical system due to slipping.
  5. The difference between estimated and actual transaction costs.