Sloping

  • (adj): Having a slanting form or direction.
    Example: "An area of gently sloping hills"; "a room with a sloping ceiling"
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Conformation - Long, Sloping Pasterns
... Long, sloping pasterns are commonly seen in Thoroughbreds and Saddlebreds ... However, when the pasterns are too long or sloping it does not support the fetlock enough, and the fetlock may hyper-extend, possibly to the point where the ergot touches the ground ... Medical problems that are more common in horses with long, sloping pasterns include Bowed Tendon Sesamoiditis A fracture of the sesamoid bones found at the back of the fetlock, should the joint hyperextend to the ...
St. Bernard, Southern Leyte - Topographyy - Slope
... This is rolling land sloping in more than one general direction ... Also it is gently undulating and gently rolling sloping in more than one general direction ... This is also described as moderately undulating and rolling land sloping in many directions ...
Durisols
... They are found on level and slightly sloping alluvial plains, terraces and gently sloping piedmont plains in arid, semi-arid and Mediterranean regions ... (a petroduric horizon) are common in (gently) sloping terrain ...
Sloping Island
... Sloping Island, incorporating the adjacent Sloping Reef, is an island nature reserve, with an area of 117 ha, in south-eastern Australia ... It is part of the Sloping Island Group, lying close to the south-eastern coast of Tasmania around the Tasman and Forestier Peninsulas ...
Ancient Chinese Coinage - Pre-Imperial (770-220 BC) - Hollow Handled Spade Money - Sloping Shoulder Spades
... Sloping shoulder spades usually have a sloping shoulder, with the two outside lines on the obverse and reverse at an angle ...

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