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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property possessed by a slope that is very elevated or precipitous

Usage examples (39)
  • Viewed that way, it becomes a matter of semantics whether you want to call the steepness of this blade “singal” or “noise”.
  • There's a steepness to these people coming up here.
  • Does the painter seek to give steepness to a declivity?
  • I ran down the stairs, but their steepness made me slow. for more
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