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Definition of Slant

Slant
Slant Slant, a. [Cf. dial. Sw. slant. See Slant, v. i.] Inclined from a direct line, whether horizontal or perpendicular; sloping; oblique. ``The slant lightning.' --Milton.
Slant
Slant Slant, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Slanted; p. pr. & vb. n. Slanting.] [OE. slenten to slope, slide; cf. Sw. slinta to slide.] To be turned or inclined from a right line or level; to lie obliquely; to slope. On the side of younder slanting hill. --Dodsley.
Slant
Slant Slant, v. t. To turn from a direct line; to give an oblique or sloping direction to; as, to slant a line.
Slant
Slant Slant, n. 1. A slanting direction or plane; a slope; as, it lies on a slant. 2. An oblique reflection or gibe; a sarcastic remark. Slant or wind, a local variation of the wind from its general direction.

Meaning of Slant from wikipedia

- Slant can refer to: Bias or other non-objectivity in journalism, politics, academia or other fields slants, the slashes used to set off punctuation from...
- identification of enteric bacteria including Salmonella and Shigella. The TSI slant is a test tube that contains agar, a pH-sensitive dye (phenol red), 1% lactose...
- Slant Magazine is an American online publication that features reviews of movies, music, TV, DVDs, theater, and video games, as well as interviews with...
- Slant-6, Slant 6, or Slant Six may refer to: Chrysler Slant-6 automobile engine Slant 6, a punk-rock band from Washington, D.C. Slant Six Games, a video-game...
- radio electronics, especially radar terminology, slant range is the line-of-sight distance along a slant direction between two points which are not at the...
- A slant route is a pattern run by a receiver in American football, where the receiver runs up the field at approximately a 45-degree angle, heading to...
- The Slant-Six is a Chrysler automobile engine, known within Chrysler as the G-engine. Introduced in 1959, the Slant-Six is an inline-6 internal combustion...
- The Slant is the humor and satire magazine of Vanderbilt University. Founded in 2000, it is a member of Vanderbilt Student Communications. Originally...
- area along the west side of Higgins Avenue commonly referred to as the "Slant Streets" centered along what is now Stephens Avenue. Stephens Avenue and...
- not parallel to the x- or y-axis, it is called an oblique asymptote or slant asymptote. A function f(x) is asymptotic to the straight line y = mx + n...
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