Gradient and Slope

Gradient

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Gradient noun – The degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon.
Usage example: the path goes up at a pretty steep gradient before leveling off

Slope is a synonym for gradient in incline topic. In some cases you can use "Slope" instead a noun "Gradient", when it comes to topics like leaning, direction, nature, rise. popular alternative
Synonyms for Gradient

Slope

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Slope noun – The degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon.
Usage example: the next stretch of the trail had a gentle slope which made it easier to climb

Gradient is a synonym for slope in incline topic. You can use "Gradient" instead the word "Slope" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as inclination, slant, leaning, direction. popular alternative
Nearby Words: slop, sloping, sloped
Synonyms for Slope

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high high gradient high slope
slight slight gradient slight slope
odd odd gradient odd slope
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