[in-klahy-nuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪnˈklaɪ nəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
characterized by inclination.
[verb in-klahyn; noun in-klahyn, in-klahyn] /verb ɪnˈklaɪn; noun ˈɪn klaɪn, ɪnˈklaɪn/ verb (used with object), inclined, inclining. 1. to deviate from the vertical or horizontal; slant. 2. to have a mental tendency, preference, etc.; be disposed: We incline to rest and relaxation these days. 3. to tend, in a physical sense; approximate: The flowers incline […]
[in-klahynd] /ɪnˈklaɪnd/ adjective 1. deviating in direction from the horizontal or vertical; sloping. 2. disposed; of a mind (usually followed by to): He was inclined to stay. 3. having a physical tendency; leaning. 4. tending in a direction that makes an angle with anything else. [verb in-klahyn; noun in-klahyn, in-klahyn] /verb ɪnˈklaɪn; noun ˈɪn klaɪn, […]
noun 1. one of the simple machines, a plane surface to the horizon, or forming with a horizontal plane any angle but a right angle. Compare (def 4b). 2. (def 10a). noun 1. a plane whose angle to the horizontal is less than a right angle inclined plane (ĭn’klīnd’) A plane surface, such as a […]
- Inclined railway
noun 1. (mainly US) a cable railway used on particularly steep inclines unsuitable for normal adhesion locomotives