front slope

front slope

[′frənt ‚slōp]
(geology)
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You observe that in the ordinary swimming position of the Sperm Whale, the front of his head presents an almost wholly vertical plane to the water; you observe that the lower part of that front slopes considerably backwards, so as to furnish more of a retreat for the long socket which receives the boom-like lower jaw; you observe that the mouth is entirely under the head, much in the same way, indeed, as though your own mouth were entirely under your chin.
The contractor advised me that he pointed out wind damage to the front slope of the structure and the adjuster told him that wind could not simultaneously damage both front and back slopes of a structure.
Tenders are invited for the work includes excavate and fill to reshapedam front slope and install concrete filled geoweb for erosion protection.
Returning outside, the lawns to the front slope down away from the house and would be suitable as grazing for a pony.
Ecovista said that the property comprises an extended split level detached house built into the front slope with the appearance of a bungalow from the road, although with two more conventional floors to the rear totalling 2,371 sq.
The sights are low profile, with a simple blade up front that mates with a robust rear sight which is tapered on the front slope for easy holstering and serrated on the rear face to defeat glare.
For each pair of sample areas, one is on the front slope, while the other is on the back slope, close to each other.
The many big juniper bushes that cover the front slope of my home are turning brown and dry and I don't see new growth.
They are designed with a 45 degree front slope which allows the operator an uninterrupted view of the workspace within and are available with two port/glove openings and choice of sizes to suit most laboratories.
Then move to the front slope of the tank to help the driver evacuate.
The second is all uphill to a green where you want to carry the front slope and bunker, but avoid over-shooting to the trees and water behind.