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.
noun, Football. 1. slant (def 13b).
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 […]
noun, Prosody. 1. rhyme in which either the vowels or the consonants of stressed syllables are identical, as in eyes, light; years, yours. noun 1. (prosody) another term for half-rhyme