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[ skˈɪd], [ skˈɪd], [ s_k_ˈɪ_d]

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Skid refers to the act of losing traction on a vehicle's tires while negotiating a turn, skidding potentially leading to a loss of control.

Skidding tires create a surface crunching noise and generally cause a vehicle to move in a sideways Direction.

On slick or icy surfaces, skidding can quickly lead to a loss of control and potential spinouts. Fail-safe maneuvers to avoid a skid can include braking, steering, and using the appropriate tires in the conditions. Precaution should also be exercised when turning at high speeds, as a skid can quickly lead to loss of control.

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