Descent and Slant


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Descent noun – The act or process of going to a lower level or altitude.
Slant is a synonym for descent in slope topic. In some cases you can use "Slant" instead a noun "Descent", when it comes to topics like nature, lowering.
Nearby Words: descend, descendant, descending, descender
Synonyms for Descent


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Slant noun – The degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon.
Descent is a synonym for slant in nature topic. Sometimes you can use "Descent" instead a noun "Slant".
Nearby Words: slanted, slanting, slantingly, slanty
Synonyms for Slant

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European European descent European slant
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