sloping

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sloping gallery with seats for spectators (as in an operating room or theater) amphitheater , amphitheatre
geological fold sloping down on both sides from crest anticline
one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof balk , baulk , rafter
sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water) bank
area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake beach
edge, sloping bevel
sloping edge bevel , bezel
sloping edge on a cutting tool bezel
hill that rises abruptly from the surrounding region; has a flat top and sloping sides butte
steeply sloping side of a canyon canyonside
house or cottage in a Swiss style with gently sloping, projecting roof chalet
Swiss house with a sloping roof and wide eaves or a house built in this style chalet
sloping channel through which things can descend chute , slide , slideway , sloping trough
downward sloping or bending declension , declination
sloping steeply declivitous
gabled extension built out from a sloping roof to accommodate a vertical window dormer , dormer window
sloping or horizontal rampart of pointed stakes fraise
double sloping roof with a ridge and gables at each end gable roof , saddleback , saddleback roof , saddle roof
vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof gable , gable end , gable wall
changing the ground level to a smooth horizontal or gently sloping surface grading , leveling
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