Clivity
Clivity Cliv"i*ty, n.; pl. {Clivities}. [L. clivus hill.] Inclination; ascent or descent; a gradient. [R.] [1913 Webster] ||

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  • clivity — † ˈclivity Obs. rare 0. [f. the common element of acclivity, declivity: cf. L. clīvus slope, hill.] An inclination; an ascent or descent. Worcester cites Tanner …   Useful english dictionary

  • Clivities — Clivity Cliv i*ty, n.; pl. {Clivities}. [L. clivus hill.] Inclination; ascent or descent; a gradient. [R.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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