Slopewise
Slopewise Slope"wise`, adv. Obliquely. [Obs.] --Carew. [1913 Webster]

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  • slopewise — adverb In a sloping fashion; obliquely …   Wiktionary

  • slopewise — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adverb obsolete : slopeways …   Useful english dictionary

  • Obliquity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Obliquity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 obliquity obliquity inclination slope slant crookedness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 slopeness slopeness Sgm: N 1 leaning leaning &c. >V. Sgm: N …   English dictionary for students

  • obliquity — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Slanting position Nouns 1. obliquity, obliqueness, deviation, divergence; inclination, slope, slant; crookedness; leaning; bevel, tilt; bias, list, swag, cant, twist, distortion; bend (see curvature);… …   English dictionary for students

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