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inclination

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2 the act of positioning or an instance of being positioned at an angle
  • the photographer adjusted the inclination of the sitter's head

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3 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

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The first known use of inclination was in the 14th century

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“Inclination.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inclination. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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