slope angle

The angle in the vertical plane between the flight path and the horizontal.

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  • slope angle — polinkio kampas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. dip angle; slope angle vok. Neigungswinkel, m rus. угол наклона, m pranc. angle de pente, m; angle d’inclinaison, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • slope angle — noun : the acute angle made by a meridional ray with the axis in a symmetrical optical system …   Useful english dictionary

  • angle de pente — polinkio kampas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. dip angle; slope angle vok. Neigungswinkel, m rus. угол наклона, m pranc. angle de pente, m; angle d’inclinaison, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • angle d’inclinaison — polinkio kampas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. dip angle; slope angle vok. Neigungswinkel, m rus. угол наклона, m pranc. angle de pente, m; angle d’inclinaison, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Slope — is used to describe the steepness, incline, gradient, or grade of a straight line. A higher slope value indicates a steeper incline. The slope is defined as the ratio of the rise divided by the run between two points on a line, or in other words …   Wikipedia

  • Slope — Slope, n. [Formed (like abode fr. abide) from OE. slipen. See {Slip}, v. i.] 1. An oblique direction; a line or direction including from a horizontal line or direction; also, sometimes, an inclination, as of one line or surface to another. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Slope of a plane — Slope Slope, n. [Formed (like abode fr. abide) from OE. slipen. See {Slip}, v. i.] 1. An oblique direction; a line or direction including from a horizontal line or direction; also, sometimes, an inclination, as of one line or surface to another.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slope — [slōp] n. [ME < aslope, sloping (mistaken as a slope) < OE aslopen, pp. of aslupan, to slip away < slupan, to glide: see SLOOP] 1. a piece of ground that is not flat or level; rising or falling ground 2. any inclined line, surface,… …   English World dictionary

  • Slope — Slope, v. i. 1. To take an oblique direction; to be at an angle with the plane of the horizon; to incline; as, the ground slopes. [1913 Webster] 2. To depart; to disappear suddenly. [Slang] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slope — [n] slant, tilt abruptness, bank, bend, bevel, bias, cant, declination, declivity, deflection, descent, deviation, diagonal, downgrade, gradient, hill, inclination, incline, lean, leaning, obliqueness, obliquity, pitch, ramp, rise, rising ground …   New thesaurus

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