sloping


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Weena, who had been rolling a sea urchin down the sloping glass of a case, presently came, as I stared about me, and very quietly took my hand and stood beside me.
Furthermore, you are now to consider that only in the extreme, lower, backward sloping part of the front of the head, is there the slightest vestige of bone; and not till you get near twenty feet from the forehead do you come to the full cranial development.
The green screen was burst asunder, and a man peered out at the meadow and the pool and the sloping side-hill.
As he spoke he motioned upward through the mist of the rain to the sloping side of the mountain towering above them.