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Significado de “slope” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "slope" - Diccionario Inglés

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slopenoun [C]

uk   /sləʊp/ us   /sloʊp/
B2 a surface that lies at an angle to the horizontal so that some points on it are higher than others: The roof is at a slope (= at an angle to a horizontal surface) of 30°.
B2 (part of) the side of a hill or mountain: a ski/mountain slope Snow had settled on some of the higher slopes. There's a very steep slope just before you reach the top of the mountain. There are some nice gentle (= not steep) slopes that we can ski down.

slopeverb [I]

uk   /sləʊp/ us   /sloʊp/
sloping
adjective uk   /ˈsləʊ.pɪŋ/ us   /ˈsloʊ.pɪŋ/
sloping handwriting/shoulders The bedroom is in the attic so it has a sloping ceiling.
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(Definition of slope from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "slope" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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slopenoun [C]

us   /sloʊp/
  • slope noun [C] (SURFACE)

a surface that rises at an angle, esp. a hill or mountain, or the angle at which something rises: Students learn to ski on gentle slopes in a straight line. Snow had settled on some of the higher slopes.
  • slope noun [C] (MEASURE)

geometry a measure of how steep an angle a line has

slopeverb [I]

us   /sloʊp/
  • slope verb [I] (GO DOWN OR UP)

to go downward or upward at an angle: The path slopes down to the house.
(Definition of slope from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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