Definition of INCLINATION

the act of positioning or an instance of being positioned at an angle <the photographer adjusted the inclination of the sitter's head>
Related Words turn, twist, veer; bow, dip, nod
the degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon <the inclination of the hill is gentle, so walking up it isn't too bad>
Related Words ascent, bank, climb, rise

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