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The area behind a vehicle moving through something where there is not so much air resistance (if moving through air. This can be used to gain speed before overtaking someone in a race.
Also if in space when your spaceship is in the slipstream of another it can't be detected by the other ship's sensors (but this is only if you are in an episode of star trek).
Ooh ooh he's going to overtake him, he's gaining speed in the slipstream.
YES! he's done it and the crowd goes wild.
by X-Mondo November 05, 2003
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When you think up something brilliantly righteous while baked.
X: I had this great highdea last night
Y: You clearly were philosopher stoned.
by TripleWest September 03, 2012
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In auto racing, it is the zone right behind of a moving car. This zone has reduced air resistance and thus, allowing higher speeds...
Driver B got directly behind Driver A's slipstream, and was able to pass him easily..
by Roger T. May 02, 2005
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When you add a service pack or programs into a windows installation
I Slipstreamed SP2 and Photoshop into my Windows Xp Pro Corp CD!
by Auraithx November 28, 2004
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The seemingly random, constantly stopping and starting flow of people entering and exiting a packed dancefloor.
John: I'm off to the bar, but how am I going to get through all these peeps?

Peter: I think those people are going too... Ride the slipstream bro!
by aceya April 16, 2006
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