acclivitous

adjective
ac·​cliv·​i·​tous | \ əˈklivətəs, (ˈ)a¦k- \

Definition of acclivitous

: sloping upward

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First Known Use of acclivitous

1803, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acclivitous

acclivity + -ous

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“Acclivitous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acclivitous. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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