A decline or decrease; deterioration:
A downward slope or sloping, as of a hill
A line of descent; lineage
One of the types of simple eyes in arthropods
The fact of originating; rise or derivation:
A line of ancestors; a lineage.
The spilling of blood; murder
Direct line of descent; pedigree.
(--- Football) A line of scrimmage.
A descent; a fall; a thrusting down.
The smallest quantity of liquid heavy enough to fall in a spherical mass.
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
The definition of a landslide is a situation when dirt, rock or other pieces of earth begin to slide down a mountain or slope, or when someone wins a contest by a big majority.
A sudden or dramatic decline:
A fall or decline
A downward slope; a decline.
An act of rushedly doing something
A fall of a mass of rock, earth, or snow down a slope; an avalanche or landslide.
A sudden, heavy fall, as of snow
A sudden or sharp fall
Fall of the voice in speaking
The land area that drains into a given ocean
An attempt by speculators to drive stock prices down by coordinated selling.
The definition of an onslaught is a violent attack, or a situation where you are suddenly bombarded with a lot of things or people all at once.
The definition of an issue is something that is discussed, distributed or the offspring of someone.
The definition of an incursion is an invasion, or the act of entering into an activity or place.
A characteristic disposition or tendency to act in a certain way; a propensity:
A stage or period of sequential technological development and innovation.
A venture or an initial attempt, especially outside one's usual area:
A steep slope or long cliff formed by erosion or by vertical movement of the Earth's crust along a fault. Escarpments separate two relatively level areas of land. The term is often used interchangeably with scarp but is more accurately associated with cliffs produced by erosional processes rather than those produced by faulting.
The formal description of the process of such generation.
A gated stall that is used to hold and release animals into an open area, especially horses and steers being ridden in a rodeo.
The set of characteristics or circumstances received from one's ancestors; inheritance:
The concluding stage of an attack in which close combat occurs with the enemy.
A low, movable wooden platform for holding loads or stacks
A decline or decrease, as in sales, prices, etc.
An act of downgrading, as in status, rank, or amount:
(UK, chiefly in the plural) A tract of poor, sandy, undulating or hilly land near the sea, covered with fine turf which serves chiefly for the grazing of sheep.
Family stock; ancestry.
A record or table of the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or ancestors; a family tree.
An increase, for example in popularity or hierarchy
(Informal) An angry or irritated reaction:
An improved component or replacement item, usually applied to technology
The act of ascending; ascent
The act or an instance of elevating:
The act of increasing:
An improving or being improved
The initial movement in a task or undertaking:
A particular type of connection existing between people related to or having dealings with each other:
(Canada, education) A student of a particular grade (used with the grade level).
One's relatives or family.
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