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posted Nov 21, 2016, 5:49 AM by DaQuan Bashir
gra·di·ent
ˈɡrādēənt/
noun
  1. 1.
    an inclined part of a road or railway; a slope.
    "fail-safe brakes for use on steep gradients"
    synonyms:slopeinclinehillriserampbankMore
  2. 2.
    PHYSICS
    an increase or decrease in the magnitude of a property (e.g., temperature, pressure, or concentration) observed in passing from one point or moment to another.
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