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Inclination

Inclination (Science: dentistry) The angle of the long axis of a tooth from a particular line of reference, the tilt or tip... Read More

Dip

Dip 1. To plunge or immerse; especially, to put for a moment into a liquid; to insert into a fluid and withdraw again. The... Read More

Genius

Genius Origin: L. Genius, prop, the superior or divine nature which is innate in everything, the spirit, the tutelar deity... Read More

Slope

slope 1. An oblique direction; a line or direction including from a horizontal line or direction; also, sometimes, an... Read More

Gradient

Definition noun, plural: gradients (1) A slope, which may be upward or downward. (2) The degree of steepness or inclination,... Read More

Pes valgus

Definition noun A permanent eversion of the foot at the talocalcaneal or subtalar joint Supplement Valgus is a medical term... Read More

Nutation

nutation 1. The act of nodding. So from the midmost the nutation spreads, round and more round, o'er all the sea of heads.... Read More

Ellipse

Ellipse 1. (Science: geometry) An oval or oblong figure, bounded by a regular curve, which corresponds to an oblique... Read More

Parallax

parallax 1. The apparent displacement, or difference of position, of an object, as seen from two different stations, or... Read More

Hades

Hade (Science: chemical) The inclination or deviation from the vertical of any mineral vein, fault, or lode. Origin: cf.... Read More

Incline

Incline 1. To deviate from a line, direction, or course, toward an object; to lean; to tend; as, converging lines incline... Read More

Declination

Declination 1. The act or state of bending downward; inclination; as, declination of the head. 2. The act or state of... Read More

Sympathy

sympathy 1. Feeling corresponding to that which another feels; the quality of being affected by the affection of another,... Read More

Duck

Duck 1. (Science: zoology) Any bird of the subfamily Anatinae, family Anatidae. The genera and species are numerous. They... Read More

Talents

talent 1. Among the ancient greeks, a weight and a denomination of money equal to 60 minae or 6,000 drachmae. The attic... Read More

Impulse

Impulse 1. The act of impelling, or driving onward with sudden force; impulsion; especially, force so communicated as to... Read More

Screw

screw 1. To turn, as a screw; to apply a screw to; to press, fasten, or make firm, by means of a screw or screws; as, to... Read More

Bend

Bend 1. A turn or deflection from a straight line or from the proper direction or normal position; a curve; a crook; as, a... Read More

Similar

similar 1. Exactly corresponding; resembling in all respects; precisely like. 2. Nearly corresponding; resembling in many... Read More

Affection

Affection 1. The act of affecting or acting upon; the state of being affected. 2. An attribute; a quality or property; a... Read More

Slopes

slope 1. An oblique direction; a line or direction including from a horizontal line or direction; also, sometimes, an... Read More