Part of speech:
The degree to which something inclines; a slope. A mountain road with a gradient of ten percent rises one foot for every ten feet of horizontal length.
A line, plane, course, or direction that is other than perpendicular or horizontal; a slope.
A deviation or the degree of deviation from the horizontal or vertical; a slant:
The point where a declivity begins; hence, the declivity itself; a descending slope; the degree or rate of descent or slope; slant.
The quality or condition of being oblique, especially in deviating from a vertical or horizontal line, plane, position, or direction.
(Geom.) A tangent line, curve, or surface
A concave bend or curve where a handrail or coping changes its direction, as at a staircase landing
(Computers) A software program that provides added enhancements over an earlier version.
An upward slope of ground
A lowering in rank, value, etc.
An act or instance of climbing; rise; ascent
Height above a surface, as of the earth
The highest point or maximum degree.
All that is needed to satisfy
(Obs.) A paved way or road; highway
(Brit., Dial.) A ditch or watercourse
The subject material taught to or studied by such a group:
A general class of ideas, terms, or things that mark divisions or coordinations within a conceptual scheme, especially:
The definition of a standard is something established as a rule, example or basis of comparison.
(Taxonomy) a level in a scientific taxonomy system
The condition of being mixed:
Something that is a mixture or combination of elements:
A barrier constructed across a waterway to control the flow or raise the level of water.
The definition of a degree is any series of steps, a point in a scale or a stage in a scale.
A continuous whole, quantity, or series; thing whose parts cannot be separated or separately discerned
A relatively smooth bend in a road or other course.
A formation of troops in which each unit is positioned successively to the left or right of the rear unit to form an oblique or steplike line.
A group of persons or things organized into successive ranks or grades with each level subordinate to the one above:
A relative degree, as of achievement, intensity, or concentration:
A fixed level, as for a price
A narrowly particularized and localized position or place; a spot:
A level or degree in a hierarchy:
The height of the surface of a river or other fluctuating body of water above a set point:
A degree; rank; level; stage
(Informal) A level or degree:
Degree of worth; quality:
An architectural support projecting from a wall, as a corbel
A class or level of competition:
A group or class of persons set off from others by some trait or quality
The definition of a tier is someone who ties things.
An inclined surface; a slope or gradient:
Meat containing little or no fat
An inclination from the horizontal or vertical; a slant:
Tip is defined as the top or cap to something, or the end of a sharp tool.
To classify is to arrange, group or organize things or people, or to designate certain information as secret.
To apportion so as to be evenly spread throughout a given area:
To put together to form a group.
To assign (a value)
To set in a row, or in rows; to place in a regular line or lines, or in ranks; to dispose in the proper order.
Degree of excellence
The process of or an action or instance of coming to prominence.
A grouping of organisms made on the basis of their presumed evolutionary history, rather than purely on shared features. Clades consist of a common ancestor and all its descendants. The class Aves (birds) is a clade, but the class Reptilia (reptiles) is not, since it does not include birds, which are descended from the dinosaurs, a kind of reptile. Many modern taxonomists prefer to use clades in classification, and not all clades correspond to traditional groups like classes, orders, and phyla.
the height of the ground on which something stands
A path that something or someone moves along.
A graduate of a school or college.
The definition of an inclined plane is a surface that is at an angle against a horizontal surface.
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