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[こう()·ばい()]
koubai
noun

English Meaning(s) for 勾配

noun
  1. slope; incline; gradient; grade; pitch
  2. slope (of a linear function)
  3. gradient (vector calculus)

Definition and Synonyms for 勾配

Slope the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal
Synonyms: 傾き, 傾く, 傾斜, 勾配, 斜め
Grade the gradient of a slope or road or other surface
Synonyms: 勾配, , 斜面
Slant degree of deviation from a horizontal plane
Synonyms: 傾き, 傾く, 傾斜, 傾斜度, 勾配, 斜め
Incline an elevated geological formation
Synonyms: スロープ, 傾斜, 傾斜面, 勾配, , 斜面, 法面
Gradient a graded change in the magnitude of some physical quantity or dimension
Synonyms: 勾配, , 斜面
Angle Of Inclination the angle formed by the x-axis and a given line (measured counterclockwise from the positive half of the x-axis)
Synonyms: 傾き, 傾く, 傾度, 傾斜, 傾斜角, 傾角, 勾配

Meanings for each kanji in 勾配

be bent; slope; capture Kanji Details »
distribute; spouse; exile; rationing Kanji Details »

Categories 勾配 is a member of

Slope the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal
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Position the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated
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Formation the geological features of the earth
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Change a relational difference between states
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Angle the space between two lines or planes that intersect
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Sample Sentences for 勾配

The road across the mountain was narrow, and what's more, it was a steep slope.
It is very important to decide what to do about the slope of the roof.

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