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slope

(slōp),
An inclination or slant.

slope

1. An inclined plane or surface.
2.
Slant.

lower ridge slope

The slope of the crest of the mandibular residual ridge from the third molar forward as viewed in profile.

slope

(slōp)
An inclination or slant.

slope

in statistical terms the slope of a line depicting the relationship of two variables is the gradient of the line or the regression coefficient of the relationship. A positive slope implies that increasing one variable will increase the other.
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It is not clear yet when work on the new slope can begin as the company needs to wait for an environmental impact assessment.
Prior researches have indicated that heavy rainfall has consistently been identified as the main cause to slope instability [1].
Better understand and quantify the risk of future slope failures.
The parallel slope stability analysis carried out using appropriate geotechnical parameters, for before drainage and after drainage conditions, also validated the effectiveness of the drainage measures.
Furthermore, a pseudostatic method is employed within the limit analysis framework to calculate the critical yield acceleration coefficient of a reinforced slope.
Normally kinematic analysis is performed prior to detailed investigations in almost all slope stability analysis(Kulatilake et al.
The L subfactor represents the effect of slope length on erosion, and the soil loss per unit area generally increases as the slope length increases.
Rolle, director of the city's Division of Planning and Regulatory Services, said it has been determined that grading work associated with the slope -- located between Honeysuckle Road and a proposed Bittersweet Boulevard -- was done without all the appropriate city reviews and inspections.
First, don't confuse a slope percentage with the angle.
There was immediate support from the group for a shared and better understanding of the geological interactions associated with rock mass failure and recognition of the need for new guidelines for reliable slope design," Dr.
Hero Melia, 14, daughter of Lady Alice Douglas, wants to keep the ski slope at the Plas y Brenin National Mountain Sports Centre in Capel Curig.
There are different methods used to evaluate the slope stability of rocks.

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