Acclivity


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May 23 2019 21

Acclivity is a noun that means an upward slope.

The Latin word for ‘slope’ clivus (KLEE voos) is the origin of our word of the day. Its antonym is declivity, meaning downward slope.

Jogging up that street was a real challenge. By the time I’d get through running up that acclivity, I’d be winded.