skid marks


skid marks
(slippage marks) Rifling marks formed on the bearing surface of bullets as they enter the rifling of the barrel before rotation of the bullet starts. Skid marks are typically produced by revolvers and have the appearance of a widening of the land impression at their beginning point.

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  • Skid Marks — Données clés Réalisation Karl Kozak Acteurs principaux Tyler Poelle Dianna Agron Mikey Post Scott Dittman Kathy Uye James Piper David Schultz Chuck Kelley Pays d’origine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • skid marks — skid ,marks noun plural 1. ) black marks left on the road after a vehicle has SKIDDED 2. ) HUMOROUS dirty marks on the inside of a pair of UNDERPANTS (=underwear for the lower body) …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • skid marks — n. unclean, brownish marks on one’s underpants. □ Just looking at him, you know he’s the type who has skid marks and enjoys popping zits. □ There is hardly anything a genteel person can say about skid marks that is acceptable in public …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • skid-marks — n pl traces of excrement on underwear Hand me downs me first nappy had your skid marks on it! (Birds of a Feather, British TV comedy series, October 1989) …   Contemporary slang

  • skid marks — UK / US noun [plural] 1) black marks left on the road after a vehicle has skidded 2) humorous dirty marks on the inside of a pair of underpants (= underwear for the lower body) …   English dictionary

  • skid marks — black marks left by tires after sliding …   English contemporary dictionary

  • skid marks — The marks on the paving or ground left by the tires of a skidding motor vehicle. Anno: 70 ALR 544, s. 94 ALR 1192; 7 Am J2d Auto § 339 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Skid Marks (film) — Infobox Film name = Skid Marks image size = caption = director = Karl Kozak producer = Bill Bragg Thomas Seitz writer = Karl Kozak Don J. Rearden Kraig Wenman narrator = starring = Tyler Poelle Mikey Post Scott Dittman Les Jennings Kathy Uyen Tim …   Wikipedia

  • skid mark — n [C usually plural] 1.) a long mark that is left on the ground when a vehicle skids ▪ There were skid marks on the road where the crash occurred. 2.) informal a dirty mark inside someone s underwear …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Skid mark — In motoring terms, a skid mark is the mark a tire makes when a vehicle wheel stops rolling and slides or spins on the surface of the road. More generally, any solid which moves against another can cause visible marks, and is an important aspect… …   Wikipedia


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