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noun (wikipedia, Slope, Slope (mathematics))
  1. An area of ground that tends evenly upward or downward.
I had to climb a small to get to the site.
  1. The degree to which a surface tends upward or downward.
The road has a very sharp downward at that point.
  1. (mathematics) The ratio of the vertical and horizontal distances between two points on a line; zero if the line is horizontal, infinite if it is vertical.
The of this line is 0.5
  1. (mathematics) The slope of the line tangent to a curve at a given point.
The of a parabola increases linearly with x.
  1. (vulgar, highly offensive) A person of Chinese or other East Asian descent.
Translations: 
  • French: dérivée première
    (trans-mid)
  • German: Steigung }
  • Italian: muso giallo
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom)
  • Spanish: pendiente , cuesta
  • Dutch: richtingscoí«fficient

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