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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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The liquid limit (LL) for soil samples of the failed slope was found to be lower than the samples of stable slope, i.
Kinematic analysis was performed for another possible orientation of slope face of 71/004.
The particular algorithms that have been developed to calculate slope length include grid-based methods (Hickey et al.
Earlier this year, a city engineer said it was his opinion that the construction of the slope and the materials used were deficient in various areas.
CSIRO said Guidelines for Evaluating Water in Pit Slope Stability offers slope design practitioners "a road map that will help them decide how to investigate and treat water pressures in pit slopes.
Lady Alice Douglas, main, right, and her daughter Hero Melia, right, are among those campaigning to renovate Plas y Brenin dry ski slope
Wyllie and Mah (2004) indicated that it is possible to determine the stability conditions of a slope on the same stereonet by analyzing daylight envelopes (i.
planting survey bars at key locations to monitor slope movement.
Mr Doyle said: "The slope is already losing money because of dwindling numbers so there is no prospect that any investment in the slope would ever be paid back.
Parameters studied were the slope, drainage, slope gradient, direction and land use / vegetation.
Stability of an artificial slope of a highway and railway excavation and the embankment, also that of a dam slope is computed and verified in all cases.