Descent and Incline


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Descent noun – A downward slope or bend.
Incline is a synonym for descent in slope topic. In some cases you can use "Incline" instead the word "Descent" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like nature, lowering, hillside.
Nearby Words: descend, descendant, descending, descender
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Incline noun – The degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon.
Descent is a synonym for incline in slope topic. You can use "Descent" instead the word "Incline" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as hillside.
Nearby Words: inclination, inclined, inclining, inclinable
Synonyms for Incline

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sharp sharp descent sharp incline
increasing increasing descent increasing incline
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