Definition of Sloping. Meaning of Sloping. Synonyms of Sloping

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Definition of Sloping

Sloping
Slope Slope, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sloped; p. pr. & vb. n. Sloping.] To form with a slope; to give an oblique or slanting direction to; to direct obliquely; to incline; to slant; as, to slope the ground in a garden; to slope a piece of cloth in cutting a garment.
Sloping
Sloping Slop"ing, a. Inclining or inclined from the plane of the horizon, or from a horizontal or other right line; oblique; declivous; slanting. -- Slop"ing*ly, adv. The sloping land recedes into the clouds. --Cowper.

Meaning of Sloping from wikipedia

- In mathematics, the slope or gradient of a line is a number that describes both the direction and the steepness of the line. Slope is often denoted by...
- Slope mining is a method of accessing valuable geological material, such as coal or ore. A sloping access shaft travels downwards towards desired material...
- Sloper may refer to Ally Sloper, early comic strip character BSA Sloper, British motorcycle Lindsay Sloper (1826–1887), English pianist Robert Sloper...
- vehicles (AFVs), as well as naval vessels such as battleships and cruisers. Sloping an armour plate makes it more difficult to penetrate by antitank-weapons...
- can be viewed from a distance. The water slope uses a moveable gate in a sloping channel. To ascend the slope the moving gate can be opened to allow a...
- Kids on the Slope (****anese: 坂道のアポロン, Hepburn: Sakamichi no Aporon, lit. "Apollo on the Slope") is a ****anese manga series written and illustrated by...
- of the roof of a modern residential structure. It may also be called a sloping cornice, a raking cornice. The trim and rafters at this edge are called...
- A slippery slope argument (SSA), in logic, critical thinking, political rhetoric, and caselaw, is an argument in which a party ****erts that a relatively...
- Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia. Its official (but rarely used) name is Sloping Hummock. The summit of the hill holds both a memorial to Bert Hinkler and...
- The grade (also called slope, incline, gradient, mainfall, pitch or rise) of a physical feature, landform or constructed line refers to the tangent of...