slant culture n.
A culture made on the slanting surface of a solidified medium in a test tube that has been tilted to provide a greater area for growth. Also called slope culture.
verb (used without object) 1. to veer or angle away from a given level or line, especially from a horizontal; slope. 2. to have or be influenced by a subjective point of view, bias, personal feeling or inclination, etc. (usually followed by toward). verb (used with object) 3. to cause to slope. 4. to distort […]
adjective, (of a person) 1. having eyes with epicanthic folds. 2. having eyes that appear to slant. 3. Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. being from East Asia, especially a Chinese or Japanese person.
noun, Furniture. 1. a flap of a desk, sloping upward and inward to close the desk, and opening forward and downward to a horizontal position as a writing surface: a form of fall front.
noun, Geometry. 1. (of a right circular cone) the distance from the vertex to any point on the circumference of the base.