Glide

Glide

Glide can mean:

* Gliding
* Glider
* Glide, a type of phone in phonology (also called a semivowel)
* Bacterial gliding, a form of motility in biology
* Glide is another word for semivowel in linguistics
* Glide, Oregon
* Glide (sleight of hand), a sleight of hand magic move
* Glide is a musical synthesizer parameter, equivalent to portamento
* Glide is a Web operating system
* Glide API, a 3D graphics interface
* "Glide" is a song by the jam band "Phish" from their 1992 album "A Picture of Nectar"
* Glide language, a fictional language from the 2003 novel "The Maze Game"
* Crest Glide, an ePTFE dental floss (before its acquisition by Procter & Gamble was known simply as "Glide")
* Glide Memorial United Methodist Church, named for Lizzie Glide, a Methodist philanthropist who purchased the church site at the intersection of Ellis and Taylor Streets in San Francisco
* Glide Foundation, a charitable foundation of the above church


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  • Glide — Glide  проприетарный API для трёхмерной графики, разработанный 3dfx Interactive для видеокарт на основе собственных графических процессоров Voodoo Graphics. Они были предназначены для запуска игр, поддерживающих геометрические и текстурные… …   Википедия

  • Glide FM — Broadcast area Oxford Slogan You ll Feel Every Song Frequency 107.9 MHz and online …   Wikipedia

  • glide — ● glide nom masculin (anglais glide, glissement) Synonyme de semi voyelle. ● glide (synonymes) nom masculin (anglais glide, glissement) Synonymes : semi voyelle ⇒GLIDE, subst. masc. PHONÉT. Phonème caractérisé pa …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Glide — ist eine von 3dfx eingeführte Grafikschnittstelle für Voodoo Grafikkarten, die vor allem aufgrund ihrer einfachen Einbindung schnell Verbreitung fand. Glide wurde Mitte der 90er Jahre bekannt, da es für Computersysteme damals nur das zu dieser… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Glide — Glide, n. 1. The act or manner of moving smoothly, swiftly, and without labor or obstruction. [1913 Webster] They prey at last ensnared, he dreadful darts, With rapid glide, along the leaning line. Thomson. [1913 Webster] Seeing Orlando, it… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glide — [glīd] vi. glided, gliding [ME gliden < OE glidan, akin to Ger gleiten, prob. < IE * ghlei dh (< base * ĝhel , to shine > GLASS, GLOW)] 1. to flow or move smoothly and easily, as in skating 2. to move by or pass gradually and almost… …   English World dictionary

  • Glide — Glide, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Glided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gliding}.] [AS. gl[=i]dan; akin to D. glijden, OHG. gl[=i]tan, G. gleiten, Sw. glida, Dan. glide, and prob. to E. glad.] [1913 Webster] 1. To move gently and smoothly; to pass along without… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glide —   [engl. to glide »gleiten«], eine 3D Schnittstelle des Chip Herstellers 3Dfx für bestimmte Grafikkarten (Voodoo), die zur Darstellung von Grafiken mit 3D Effekten verwendet wird. Glide ist heute nicht mehr von großer Bedeutung …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Glide — Glide, OR U.S. Census Designated Place in Oregon Population (2000): 1690 Housing Units (2000): 675 Land area (2000): 10.100760 sq. miles (26.160847 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.062185 sq. miles (0.161058 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.162945 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Glide, OR — U.S. Census Designated Place in Oregon Population (2000): 1690 Housing Units (2000): 675 Land area (2000): 10.100760 sq. miles (26.160847 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.062185 sq. miles (0.161058 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.162945 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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