slope stability

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slope stability

[′slōp stə‚bil·əd·ē]
(geology)
The resistance of an inclined surface to failure by sliding or collapsing.
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One Art" beautifully demonstrates Bishop's method as one of struggling to find adequate form for feeling--of making legible the attempt to "master .
A 45-year-old Roman Catholic school in northern Canada is being closed because its teachers have joined a union that won't accept the regional bishop's method of dealing with staff who might offend against Catholic teaching.