Definitions for slope

Definitions for (noun) slope

Main entry: gradient, slope

Definition: the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal

Usage: a five-degree gradient

Main entry: slope, side, incline

Definition: an elevated geological formation

Usage: he climbed the steep slope; the house was built on the side of a mountain

Definitions for (verb) slope

Main entry: slope, incline, pitch

Definition: be at an angle

Usage: The terrain sloped down

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