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gradient

noun [C]  us   /ˈɡreɪd·i·ənt/
earth science a measure of how steep a slope is, often expressed as a percentage
Translations of “gradient”
in Vietnamese độ dốc, chỗ dốc…
in Spanish inclinación, pendiente, declive…
in Thai ความลาดชัน, เนินลาด…
in Malaysian kecerunan, cerun…
in French inclinaison, pente…
in German das Gefälle, die Neigung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 坡度, 傾斜度…
in Indonesian tanjakan, lereng…
in Russian уклон…
in Turkish eğim, meyil…
in Chinese (Simplified) 坡度, 倾斜度…
in Polish nachylenie…
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