declivitous

adjective
de·​cliv·​i·​tous | \ di-ˈkli-və-təs How to pronounce declivitous (audio) \

Definition of declivitous

: moderately steep

First Known Use of declivitous

1799, in the meaning defined above

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“Declivitous.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/declivitous. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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