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Skid

skid

1. A shoe or clog, as of iron, attached to a chain, and placed under the wheel of a wagon to prevent its turning when descending a steep hill; a drag; a skidpan; also, by extension, a hook attached to a chain, and used for the same purpose.

2. A piece of timber used as a support, or to receive pressure. Specifically, large fenders hung over a vessel's side to protect it in handling a cargo. One of a pair of timbers or bars, usually arranged so as to form an inclined plane, as form a wagon to a door, along which anything is moved by sliding or rolling.

One of a pair of horizontal rails or timbers for supporting anything, as a boat, a barrel, etc.

Origin: Icel. Ski a billet of wood. See Shide

Alternative forms: skeed.


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... DON'T DESCRIBE THEIR POOPERS I MEAN COMPUTERS SYMPTOMS IN DETAIL IF THEY ARE GETTING INFECTED SCAM STUFF? CUZ THEY ARE THE POOPERS LEAVIN ALL THE SKID MARKS!!!! STINKY, TOO :lol: JUST LIKE SNAIL TRAILS AND CHEMTRAILS.... BEWARE OF RED POSTERS!!! THEIR TRUE ANTI :twisted: --SIGN

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by Deena
Tue Jan 16, 2007 6:28 pm
 
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observing evolution

... Now do you understand the insanity of your claims? Apples and oranges. I would not hypothesize that God directly reached down and created those skid marks. I know where skid marks come from as you do. No one knows where life and life forms came from - that is a religious topic as everyone has ...

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Thu Jun 15, 2006 7:01 am
 
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observing evolution

... witnessed the event. Your recorded history argument is completely hollow. If you see dinosaur tracks you see dinosaur tracks like when you see skid marks. We know what makes skid marks relative to our knowledge of present data as it is within our historical frame of reference. Our knowledge ...

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Fri Jun 09, 2006 6:21 am
 
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observing evolution

... of reference is different than observing effects for which the known or suspected cause exists in our present state. For instance if I observe skid marks, I understand that those effects are recorded from an event that I am familiar with. When I observe life and the existence of anything or ...

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Thu Jun 08, 2006 5:48 pm
 
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