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slanting


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Slanting  \Slant"ing\,  a. 
  Oblique;  sloping.  --  {Slant"ing*ly},  adv 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Slant  \Slant\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Slanted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Slanting}.]  [OE.  slenten  to  slope,  slide;  cf  Sw  slinta  to 
  slide.] 
  To  be  turned  or  inclined  from  a  right  line  or  level;  to  lie 
  obliquely;  to  slope. 
 
  On  the  side  of  younder  slanting  hill.  --Dodsley. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  slanting 
  adj  :  having  an  oblique  or  slanted  direction  [syn:  {aslant},  {aslope}, 
  {diagonal},  {slanted},  {sloped},  {sloping}] 




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