Acclivity - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈklɪvɪti|  American pronunciation of the word acclivity
Brit.  |əˈklɪvɪti|  British pronunciation of the word acclivity

noun

- an upward slope or grade (as in a road) (syn: ascent, climb, raise, rise, upgrade)

Examples

...the steep acclivity was especially daunting for the novice hikers...

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