slant

  • 1 Slant — can refer to:*Bias or other non objectivity in journalism, politics, academia or other fields*Slant (route), an American football play pattern.*slant (handwriting), an attribute of Western handwriting* Slant (journal) , a Catholic journal* / (or… …

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  • 2 slant — vb Slant, slope, incline, lean are comparable when they mean to diverge or cause to diverge from a vertical or horizontal line. Slant carries the sharpest and clearest implication of such divergence of any of these terms but it carries no… …

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  • 3 Slant 6 — Основная информа …

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  • 4 Slant — Slant, a. [Cf. dial. Sw. slant. See {Slant}, v. i.] Inclined from a direct line, whether horizontal or perpendicular; sloping; oblique. The slant lightning. Milton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 slant — n a culture medium solidified obliquely in a tube so as to increase the surface area <a blood agar slant> compare STAB (2a) * * * (slant) 1. a sloping surface of agar in a test tube. 2. slant culture …

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  • 6 Slant — Slant, n. 1. A slanting direction or plane; a slope; as, it lies on a slant. [1913 Webster] 2. An oblique reflection or gibe; a sarcastic remark. [1913 Webster] {Slant or wind}, a local variation of the wind from its general direction. [1913… …

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  • 7 slant — [n1] angle, slope camber, cant, declination, diagonal, grade, gradient, inclination, incline, lean, leaning, pitch, rake, ramp, tilt; concept 738 Ant. evenness, level slant [n2] particular opinion angle, attitude, bias, direction, emphasis,… …

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  • 8 Slant — Slant, v. t. To turn from a direct line; to give an oblique or sloping direction to; as, to slant a line. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 Slant — puede referirse a: Slant Magazine, una revista electrónica de música y cine. La ruta slant empleada en el fútbol americano. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con el mismo título. Si llegaste aquí a través de …

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  • 10 slant|ly — «SLANT lee, SLAHNT », adverb. in a slant or slanting direction …

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  • 11 Slant — Slant, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Slanted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Slanting}.] [OE. slenten to slope, slide; cf. Sw. slinta to slide.] To be turned or inclined from a right line or level; to lie obliquely; to slope. [1913 Webster] On the side of younder… …

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  • 12 slant-in — /slant in /, n. Football. slant (def. 13b). * * * …

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  • 13 slant — [slant] vt., vi. [ME slenten, to glide, slope < Scand, as in ODan slente, to slip < IE * (s)lend(h) < base * (s)leidh , slippery, to glide > SLIDE] 1. to incline or turn from a direct line or course, esp. one that is perpendicular or… …

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  • 14 slant-in — /slant in /, n. Football. slant (def. 13b) …

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  • 15 slant — I verb angle, bias, color, distort, doctor, embroider, exaggerate, falsify, incline, interpret falsely, misapply, miscolor, misconstrue, misdirect, misinterpret, misquote, misrender, misrepresent, misstate, overstate, pervert, predispose,… …

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  • 16 slant — sb., en, er, erne (ISÆR OM PENGE lille mængde); slanter (småpenge) …

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  • 17 slant — ► VERB 1) diverge from the vertical or horizontal; slope or lean. 2) present or view (information) from a particular angle, especially in a biased or unfair way. ► NOUN 1) a sloping position. 2) a point of view. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ sloping …

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  • 18 slant — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 leaning position PREPOSITION ▪ at a slant ▪ They held their spears at a slant. 2 way of thinking about sth ADJECTIVE ▪ different, modern …

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  • 19 slant — slantingly, slantly, adv. /slant, slahnt/, v.i. 1. to veer or angle away from a given level or line, esp. from a horizontal; slope. 2. to have or be influenced by a subjective point of view, bias, personal feeling or inclination, etc. (usually… …

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  • 20 slant — re·slant; slant·able; slant; slant·in·dic·u·lar; slant·ing·ly; slant·ing·ness; slant·ing·ways; slant·ly; slant·ways; slant·ing·wise; …

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