de·​cliv·​i·​tous di-ˈkli-və-təs How to pronounce declivitous (audio)
: moderately steep

Word History

First Known Use

1799, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of declivitous was in 1799

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“Declivitous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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