Definition of 'slide rule'
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Hall took a round pilot's slide rule from the seat's side pocket and turned the bezel with his thumb.LET NOT THE DEEP (2003) THE COMPLETE STORIES VOLUME 2 (2003) SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
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