back slope

back slope

[′bak ‚slōp]
(geology)
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The adjuster allowed for replacement of the back slope of the roof and some damaged soffits, fascia, and gutters.
Kuchar finished strongly after a mixed start and added: "It was nice to see the ball trickle off that back slope on the last, right about six feet, and I knew I stood a pretty good chance of making that one.
Council proposes to improve sight distances by pruning back overhanging branches and remove any trees within the back slope areas to enable the road to be widened, minor formation work along with any culvert cleaning and repairs if needed.
I slowly and cautiously passed over the cliff section that had forced me back on top of the ridge, and then I worked my way down the back slope and out of the goat's sight completely
It has been strange, but even as I slowly slide down the back slope of life, I try to be optimistic.
For each pair of sample areas, one is on the front slope, while the other is on the back slope, close to each other.
His tee shot on the 10th bounded through the green with such pace that it stayed toward the back slope of the rear bunker.
We are now on the steep back slope of our integration and can look forward to delivering more benefits from the merger in the remainder of the year.
The erosion left the North Downs on one side and the South Downs as separate remnants on the other side, each with a steep slope (escarpment) facing inwards and a gentle, rounded back slope or 'down'.
It only needs water once or twice a week and it seeds itself all over my back slope.
The back slope of Eagle Rock tilts sharply as I scramble to caverns that I remember being filled with weird drawings of extraterrestrials and spaceships.
Occasionally, he will pop into a tent he has pitched on an 8ft by 4ft plywood platform on the back slope of his roof.