Definition from zikkir, the free dictionary
Latin acclivitas, from acclivis, acclivus, ascending; ad + clivus a hill, slope, from root kli to lean. See lean.
- IPA: /əˈklɪvɪtɪ/
NounAcclivity (plural acclivities)
- A slope or inclination of the earth, as the side of a hill, considered as ascending, in opposition to declivity, or descending; an upward slope; ascent.